Le Sens De La Marche

A film by: Jela Hasler

Paris, 2017: as a new president is elected in spring, the state of emergency continues. He prowls in the capital, on the lookout around old and new monuments . As the city struggles to regain its innocence, it slips gently into everyday life as well as into the lines of the constitution.

Country: Switzerland
Length: 9’34”
Completion: 08/2018
Genre: documentary
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: French
Subtitles: English

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  1. Locarno Festival, Switzerland (1 – 11 August, 2018)
    Pardi di Domani
  2. Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden (22 – 28 October, 2018)
    Out of competition: Dokurama – The Shadow Line
  3. Curta Cinema – Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival, Brazil (24 – 31 October, 2018)
    International Competition
  4. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Switzerland (6 – 11 November, 2018)
    Züri Shorts
  5. Torino Film Festival, Italy (23 November – 1 December, 2018)
    All You Need Is Short
  6. Bogoshorts – Bogotá Short Film Festival, Colombia (4 – 11 December, 2018)
    Out of competition: All You Need Is Short
  7. Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (3 – 7 April, 2019)
    European Competition

Director: Jela Hasler
Screenplay: Jela Hasler
Producer: Jela Hasler
Cinematographer: Andi Widmer
Sound: Jela Hasler, Jacques Kieffer
Editor: Eliane Bertschi, Jela Hasler
Sound Editor: Jacques Kieffer
Color Grading: Silvio Gerber
Original Music: OY / Joy Frempong, Marcel Blatti
Retouche: Stefan Gallego