For a week, the city of La Rochelle celebrates the flourishing territory of TV fiction. The 2021 Festival of Fiction opens tonight with the Out of Competition presentation of J’irai au bout de mes rêve (BIG BAND STORY): a poignant and unexpected encounter between Antoine (Samuel Allain-Abitbol), carrier of Down’s syndrome and Bianca (Camille Lou), a young woman who dreams of becoming a singer.
We are delighted to accompany the director Stephanie Pillonca who continues, with this film, to build a sensitive and alert work around the issue of disability.
Hiventy will be present at the Grand Artistic Debate.
Faced with an audiovisual landscape that continues to evolve and the implementation of new rules which now integrate digital platforms, what future is emerging for French fiction?
Speakers: Damien Couvreur (Head of original series, Netflix), Anne Holmes (director of fiction, France Télévisions), Nicolas Saada (director), Nora Melhli (producer, president of the Audiovisual Office of SPI – Syndicat des Producteurs Indépendants), Laetitia Recayte (general manager of Robin & Co), Marie Roussin (screenwriter, president of the La Guilde française des scenaristes) and Anne Viau (director of fiction, TF1).
More information: festival-fictiontv.com