Genesis / Genèse
Director : Philippe Lesange /Canada/2018/Colour/129’/French
Locarno International Film Festival
Montreal Festival of New Cinema
Director and Screenplay Philippe Lesange Producer Galilé Marion-GauvinDoP Nicolas Canniccironi Editor Mathieu Bouchard-Malo Sound Design Philippe Lavigne Cast Noée Abita, Paul Ahmarani, Marc Beaupré, Emilie Bierre
Guillaume goes to a boarding school for boys where he is secretly in love with his best friend Nicolas, his first love. Charlotte is a stage further ahead in her life, as she is in her first serious relationship. In an enchanting summer camp, Felix is in love with Beatrice. At a time when others are conforming, they stand their ground and assert their right to love and be free.