Jerusalem International Film Festival

Film Factory is pleased to announce that the 2016 International Festival of Film of Jerusalem, which took place from July 7 to 17, selected six of its post-production, including La Mort de Louis XIV by Albert Serra that won the prize : Best International Feature.

  • La Mort de Louis XIV by Albert Serra 

Played by French cinema legend Jean-Pierre Léaud, the king Louis XIV is declining. After returning from a walk the sovereign feels a sharp pain in his leg. Follows a long agony behind closed doors in his room.

Best International Film

  • Les Elues  by David Pablos 

Sofia, a young girl of fourteen years old, falls in love with boy his age, Ulises. The father and brother of the teenager profit of the situation to imprison the girl in a prostitution ring. Ulises who truly loves Sofia, tries to free her. His father agrees, on the only condition that he finds another girl to replace her.

  • Poesia sin finby Alejandro Jodorowsky 

The director Alejandro Jodorowsky decided to return in his latest creation on the craziness of his youth. After giving up his medical studies against the will of his parents, the young "Alejandrito" was desperate to become a poet. Subsequently he introduced himself in an artistic bohemian « milieu », a circle of young poets who will become the emblems of the South American literature.

  • Sieranevada by Cristi Puiu  

Following the death of his father, Lary, in his forties, spends a Saturday in Bucharest with his family to commemorate the deceased. On the occasion of the reunion, tensions are rekindled, hidden truths burst. This is a human fresco that delivers Cristi Puiu through this family drama.

  • Evolution by Lucile Hadžihalilovic 

Nicolas lives with his mother in a small village by the sea, whose only activity is the hospital, where are regularly sent all the children of his age. The boy is the only one to ask about these medical experiments, as well as the occupations of his mother who walks at night on the beach with the other women. Only Stella, a hospital nurse, will be a source of comfort and support for the child.

  • Bang Gang  by Eva Husson  

Subtitled "A modern love story" Bang Gang tells the story of the characters of George, a girl of sixteen years old, and Alex, a boy in her high school she falls in love with. To get his attention, she launched a sex game in which people around them will gradually participate. All will have a different way of living this intense period of their lives.