A feature film project by Jean-Gabriel Périot
Alter Ego / Pravo Ljudski
recipient of the SCAM « Brouillon d’un Rêve » grant
with scriptwriting support from Region Ile-de-France
with scriptwritting and development support from CNC-FAIA
with development support from Procirep – Angoa and Region PACA
with international coproduction support from Ciclic / Region of Centre-Val de Loire
Facing Darkness will offer a cinematographic journey through the Siege of Sarajevo. The first part of this feature documentary will be made up of excerpts from films shot during the Siege by young filmmakers who took their cameras with them even though they were fighting in the war. The second part of the film will consist of interviews with these filmmakers who testify today to this singular experience.