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THE ARC OF OBLIVION explores a quirk of humankind: in a universe that erases its tracks, we humans are hellbent on leaving a trace. Set against the backdrop of the filmmaker's quixotic quest to build an ark in a field in Maine, the film heads far afield - to salt mines in the Alps, fjords in the Arctic, and ancient libraries in the Sahara - to illuminate the strange world of archives, record-keeping, and memory.
99 min | 2023 | USA
Installé depuis longtemps dans un petit village espagnol, un couple de fermiers français s’attirent soudainement la colère de deux frères du cru, décidés à les chasser de la région. / The film tells the story of a French couple who live in a town in Galicia, afflicted by the abandonment of its locals and state oblivion.
139 min | 2022 | France
Un avocat et une militante écologiste luttent pour faire interdire un pesticide mortel, dont les avantages économiques sont âprement défendues par un lobbyiste influent. / A lawyer and an environmental activist fight to ban a deadly pesticide, whose economic benefits are fiercely defended by an influential lobbyist.
122 min | 2022 | France
An orchestra and its famous conductor go on tour in the great northern tundra of Quebec to visit the Cree, Innu and Inuit communities and share with them an Aboriginal chamber opera where white people are taught to laugh, and by the same token to love more. Chaakapesh, The Rogue's Journey - written by Tomson Highway, composed by Matthew Ricketts and performed by l'Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal under the direction of Kent Nagano - is the most powerful and modern example of intercultural collaboration.
123 min | 2019 | Canada