Athens International Film Festival

Serendipity

27/09/19, 18:30, ODEON OPERA 1
29/09/19, 20:15, ODEON OPERA 2



Angelina Jolie and Darren Aronofsky produce the directorial debut of the multi-faceted Prune Nourry. An autobiographical and deeply raw testament of her work, the difficult health issues she has battled and the painful journey of enlightenment that resulted in the realisation that everything that happens in this world is connected in the most mysterious and beneficial way. A multi-tiered contemplation on life and art, interconnected ideas mutually in need of one another. The film will be introduced by Museologist and Dr of Art History, Katerina Koskina.


USA | 2019 | COLOR | DCP | 74' | FRENCH, ENGLISH, CANTONESE

A deeply autobiographical documentary by Prune Nourry, the famous French artist focusing on two points. One is Nourry’s sculpture and the themes of multiculturalism, religion and Woman. The other is her battle with breast cancer. The originality of the documentary lies in the way these two come together.

Through the study of the body, the female organism and fertility, she deals with the holistic medical perception and Eastern (India and China) ideas. Her work on the Chinese ‘Army of Clay’ is a wonderful moment. Inevitably human when it comes to the most extreme moments of mortality the film bristles with life, love, and creativity. Produced by Angelina Jolie and Daren Aronofsky while Agnes Varda herself offers a sweet cameo appearance. I.D.

DIRECTOR: Prune Nourry
SCREENWRITER: Alastair Siddons
EDITOR: Paul Carlin

PRUNE NOURRY
34 year-old French sculress who experiments with various artistic expressions. She has done shows in Paris, Switzerland, Venice, Tokyo, Berlin, Shanghai, Calcutta and New York. This is her film debut.

FILMOGRAPHY
2019 Serendipity

In collaboration with FLUX LABORATORY.


        ONLINE TICKETS


        : International Documentaries Competition - Stranger Than Fiction

        SONGS OF REPRESSION

        SONGS OF REPRESSION

        24/9/2020, 19:00, IDEAL
        3/10/2020, 19:45, GREEK FILM ARCHIVE

        TRANSFER

        TRANSFER

        25/9/2020, 22:00, DANAOS 1
        1/10/2020, 19:45, RIVIERA

        IN A WHISPER / A MEDIA VOZ

        IN A WHISPER / A MEDIA VOZ

        26/9/2020, 19:45, IDEAL
        27/9/2020, 19:45, RIVIERA

        THE REASON I JUMP

        THE REASON I JUMP

        27/9/2020, 19:00, ODEON OPERA 1
        29/9/2020, 19:45, RIVIERA

        THE FOUNDATION PIT / KOTLOVAN

        THE FOUNDATION PIT / KOTLOVAN

        27/9/2020, 22:30, STELLA
        29/9/2020, 19:45, GREEK FILM ARCHIVE

        SPACE DOGS

        SPACE DOGS

        28/9/2020, 18:30, DANAOS 1

        IF IT WERE LOVE / SI C'ÉTAIT DE L'AMOUR

        IF IT WERE LOVE / SI C'ÉTAIT DE L'AMOUR

        30/9/2020, 22:30, ODEON OPERA 1
        3/10/2020, 22:30, GREEK FILM ARCHIVE

        PETIT SAMEDI

        PETIT SAMEDI

        1/10/2020, 19;45, TRIANON