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La Machine d’Alex

La Machine d’Alex

Non-competitive programs Cartes blanches Normandie images

Thursday 7 | 5pm


Alex is the only girl in her "automotive biomechanics" class. For her diploma exam, she has chosen to build an engine out of artificial flesh. One night, Chloé, who shares her boarding room, discovers that Alex takes a singular pleasure in working on her living machine.

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Bobi Lux - Website

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Bobi Lux - Website

Director(s) :
Mael Le Mée

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Mael Le Mée

Mael Le Mée has been developing forms of corporeal science fiction for twenty years. After multimedia performances at the Palais de Tokyo and the Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, he made his first short film, "Aurore", which won the Grand Prix at Fantasia in 2018. His second, "La machine d'Alex", won the Méliès d'argent at Sitges in 2022 and the grand prize at BIFFF. He will shoot his first feature film, Incarnation, in 2024 with the support of the CNC and Canal+. At the same time, he has written around a hundred cartoon episodes for television.

24th Off-Courts Trouville from September 1 to 9 2023

Useful information:

All festival activities are free and open to all.
The screenings are accessible free of charge on tickets
to be collected, on the day of the screening, at the reception of the festival locate next to the parking des bains.