by Maxence Stamatiadis
France · 2019 · Color · 20' · o.v. French
14 - 20 | 02 | 2021
With her fluo sneakers and platinum sweep, Suzanne is haunted by the passing of her husband Édouard. She talks to him, his pictures invade the apartment. A double slides in between her and the ghost…
It’s a moving and inventive portrait of the director’s grandmother, living in a jungle of screens and connected objects. In a sweetly outdated environment, these multiple interfaces, which have become ordinary, create a captivating contrast that flirts with science fiction. With humor and tenderness, Maxence Stamatiadis explores the range of possibilities offered by digital gadgets, to spread love and fight against solitude.
… “lucarne” in French, which translates into “skylight”: a small opening which allows light to come in.
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Maxence Stamatiadis, Elsa Jonquet
Agathe Berman Studio