France, 2016, 93′
A story made of dreams without fairies, at the heart of a contemporary world where individuals must reinvent themselves to survive. On an island lost between two worlds, Dai, a young Chinese woman, survives alone in a cave, waiting for the baby that swells her womb day after day. By the harbour which, every day, flurry with the arrival of hundreds of migrants, she searches tirelessly the face of the man she loves, her husband. One night her wish is to be fulfilled…
Born in 1975, Fabianny Deschamps studied theater in its theoretical and practical aspects for 12 years, in companies of creation, then at the Conservatory, the Cours Florent and the University, and then she focused on the staging. She started in theater as an actress and assistant to the director, and in cinema as a set decorator and assistant director, before making her own short films: first works related to video art, then fictions, like STORIES OF BONSAI. in 2001 (35mm, 17 minutes). She met, during the film, producer Nathalie Trafford, who then produced three other short films: IN MY BOSOM (35mm, 18 minutes), THE DEEP END (35mm, 18 minutes) and THE EDGE (35mm, 18 minutes), which have been broadcasted on France 2, and received several awards in international festivals. After long resided in Portugal and China, she is currently developing her second feature film RAPACES, with Oriflammes.
Bačvice Cinema, Saturday 10/9, 21:00