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The Crossing (French with English subtitles)
Location
Fernand-Seguin screening room
Date
December 6th, 2023
Duration
84 min
Cycle
Animated films

Animation has always been at the heart of the Cinémathèque québécoise's conservation and programming activities. This program aims to showcase recent production.

The Crossing
Directed by
Florence Miailhe
Language
French with English subtitles
Actors
Emilie Lan Dürr, Florence Miailhe, Maxime Gemin
Origins
France, Germany, Czech Republic
Year
2021
Duration
84 min
Genre
Animation, drama
Format
Digital
Synopsis

A pillaged village, a family on the run and two children lost on the roads of exile. . . Kyona and Adriel try to escape those who track them to reach a more welcoming country. During an initiatory journey that will take them from childhood to adolescence, they will go through multiple trials, both fantastic and real, to reach their destination.

The Crossing

Florence Miailhe

Florence Miailhe is a French film director. In 1980, she graduated from the École nationale supérieure des arts, specializing in engraving. Since the 90s, she has been making animated films that have brought her international recognition. She won the César for best short film in 2002 and a Cristal d'honneur for all her films in 2015 at the Annecy animation festival. She directed her first animated feature La Traversée in 2021, for which she received numerous awards.

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