Yann Gonzalez

Yann Gonzalez – Les îles (2017)

With the soberly lyrical and infinitely gracious Les Îles (Islands), Yann Gonzalez gives his personal version of La Ronde by Max Ophüls. The endless circularity in the mechanisms of desire are conveyed in joyful sequencing from the actors to the spectators. Instead of desire, the need for the theatre, maliciously revealed with the forces of cinema (the opening game of the frame scale) and the pleasures of the eye (the direct elation), of the ear (the deferred elation, with the sound recording). At the crossroads of the two given entities (the theatre stage and the frame of a shot), which are the body of this beautiful erotic poem, the islands bear wings. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – Les astres noirs AKA The Black Stars (2009)

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Macha, Nathan and Walter are awaited by a young man outside the high-school. He’s here to lead them. Away from the city. To the sea. Into a night they might never return from. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – Entracte (2007)

A girl, a boy, a dead person. Pop, noisy rock. And the youth that never stops spinning. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – Land of My Dreams (2012)

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After many years of separation, Bianca and her mother meet again in Porto. Together, they will hit the road with their strip show. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – Nous ne serons plus jamais seuls AKA We Will Never Be Alone Again (2012)

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A party at night. Some teenagers dance and fall in love as if it was the first and the last time. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – By the Kiss (2006)

Night. Kisses. A raging heart. Read More »

Yann Gonzalez – Je vous hais petites filles (2008)

Kate screams, rages, kisses furiously. But the era is tepid, the music cold and Kate no longer enjoys herself. Until Julien, who died ten years earlier, gives her pleasure again. Read More »