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    Directed by Thomas Wood
    France | 11 minutes | World Premiere | Outsiders & Underdogs

In Paris, Aly, a young asylum seeker from Guinea, is invited to a party. On his way, the reality of his situation catches up with him.

In competition for Best Live-Action Short 15 Minutes and Under and Young Cineastes Award.


Outsiders & Underdogs

With the odds stacked firmly against them, the longshot protagonists of these shorts must surmount tough obstacles and face down bitter rivals.

Saturday, June 26 5:30 PM PT

film details

Director: Thomas Wood
Producers: Michelangelo Fano, Léo Burgat
Screenwriter: Thomas Wood
Cinematographers: Jeff Wong
Editor: Georgia Fu
Music: Théo Bedoucha
Cast: Mamadou Diallo, Yacouba Baldé, Mathilde Mery, Morgan Niquet
Country: France
Language: in French with English subtitles
Deaf Friendly: Yes
Year: 2021
Running Time: 11 minutes
Premiere Status: World Premiere
Primary Company: Mireille Productions
Contact Email: thomaswood37@gmail.com


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