MY FATHER'S LETTER

MY FATHER'S LETTER

  • Directed by Claude Gresse
  • France, 2017
  • Workshops in Guadeloupe - Jarry, Guadeloupe
  • Family, Identities, Gender & Sexuality
  • Shooting place : Bouillante
  • Duration : 16 min
  • Audio : French
  • Subtitles : English

Synopsis

While busy with preparations for Christmas, I found an old letter sent to me by my father. Family photos spring to life as I read this letter and the words of my late father echo in my ears, condemning my homosexuality. I am alone to face his reactions to my lifestyle. Lost in this luxuriant forest of Guadeloupe, I find my way through my memories until my true nature is ablaze and any differences are accepted.

  • Direction : Claude Gresse
  • Image : Claude Gresse
  • Sound : Gilles Gace, Daniel Matias, Jerry Spartacus & Virginie Campagnie
  • Edition : Claude Gresse

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  • Place : Aude (France)
  • Date : 2017

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