Les États généraux du film documentaire 2012 Rescreenings Looking at the Dead

Looking at the Dead
Jean-Gabriel Périot
2011 - France - Couleur - 22'

"Tell me what you see. Honestly. I want to understand." In a museum, a woman is looking carefully at the paintings of a series of fifteen canvases in black and white by Gerhard Richter, based on press photos of the Red Army Fraction. A man joins her and questions her on these paintings that he does not understand.

Photography : Denis Gravouil
Sound : Laurent Benaïm
Editing : Jean-Gabriel Périot, Mona-Lise Lanfant
Production : Local Films
Distribution : Local Films 
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