Screening date:21-10-2015 -- 20:30
In 2012, Libya participated in its first democratic, national election following 42 years under the dictatorship of Gaddafi, as well as 6 months of civil war and 20,000 casualties. For the first time, even women were allowed to run for office and 625 women (of the more than 3500 candidates) entered the race. Pionnières (Pioneers) focuses on two women and their campaign.Country: France
Production: Jarreth Merz et La Huit
Contact: La Huit
Director: Vanessa Rousselot
Editing: Juliette Haubois
Cinematography: Jerome Pavlowsky
Sound: Giovanni Buccomino
Documentary – 43'
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Vanessa Rousselot studied the History of the Contemporary Arab World at the Sorbonne and classical Arabic at the University of Oriental Languages (INALCO), before training in documentary filmmaking at the Ateliers Varan in Paris.
2012: Les caricaturistes et les révolutions arabes
2010: Blagues à part