PREVIEW SCREENINGS 2017

Sunny Side of the Doc presents public  preview screenings from broadcasters partners in la Rochelle from June 19 to 21 (free admission, according to availability). Screenings are followed by a discussion  with the director or producer of the film.

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SCREENINGS SCHEDULE

MONDAY JUNE 19th

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48 heures

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48 HOURS

CGR Dragon – ROOM 1
Screening of one episode from the series
6:00 pm
(52 minutes)

Based on an original idea of Frédérique Lantieri
Directed by Rémy Burkel, Eléonore Rougier, Thierry de Lestrade, Vincent de Cointet.

Produced by What’s Up Films with the help of France Télévisions/ France 5.

 

SYNOPSIS :

In France, you can keep someone under police custody for 48 hours. In 2 days, all the officers in charge of the case have to resolve it and obtain confessions. “48 Hours” is a true race against the clock that takes the viewer at the very heart of a detention and criminal investigation. A behind closed doors scene in which you never enter but where everything is happening.   

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Avant première France 5

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THE THREE DEATHS OF MUSSOLINI

 CGR Dragon – ROOM 1
 7:30 pm
(52 minutes)


Directed by Emmanuelle Nobécourt
Produced by Flach Film Production
with the help of  France Télévisions, Toute l’Histoire, RTBF and CNC.

SYNOPSIS:

70 years after the fall of Italian Fascism, the mystery surrounding Mussolini’s final hours remains: Who killed him, why, and in what circumstances?

Emmanuelle Nobécourt offers an intense investigation, rich in archive footage and animated sequences, bringing back to life the main protagonists at key dramatic moments, from the Allied landing in summer 1943 to the chaos of the Liberation.

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France 5France 5 TV channel launches France 5 DOC community at Sunny Side this year.

Documentary is a major and unavoidable movie genre on France 5 TV channel. During these 2 screenings, the channel will launch Facebook France 5 community, dedicated to documentaries, authors, directors, producers and aficionados or just simply people who want to know more about it. France 5 DOC is THE place for discussion and exclusive content sharing.

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SUNNY SIDE’S COUP DE COEUR
THE BEATLES : EIGHT DAYS A WEEK  - THE TOURING YEARS

CGR DRAGON – ROOM 5
9:00 pm 
(105 minutes)

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Directed by Ron Howard 

Produced by: Nigel Sinclair, Scott Pascucci, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard. Apple Corps Ltd/ White Horse Picture/ Imagine Entertainment

Awards: Grammy Award Winner/Critics’ Choice Award Winner/ AARP Award Winner/ BAFTA Award Nominated

SYNOPSIS:

Academy Award-winner Ron Howard’s authorized and highly anticipated documentary feature film about The Beatles’ phenomenal early career based on the first part of The Beatles’ career (1962-1966) – the period in which they toured and captures the world’s acclaim; Ron Howard’s film exlores how John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr came together to become this extraordinary phenomenon, “The Beatles”. 

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TUESDAY JUNE 20th

PROJECTION THE HOLLOW CROWN AVANT PREMIERE

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THE HOLLOW CROWN: THE WAR OF THE ROSES – HENRY VI
(Episodes 1-2)

CGR Dragon – ROOM 1
5pm (2 x 47’)


Directed by Dominic Cooke
Produced by Neal Street Co-Production with Carnival / NBC Universal and Thirteen


SYNOPSIS:

The following of an ambitious and thrilling cycle of Shakespeare’s Histories featuring the very best of British on-screen talent. Against the backdrop of wars in France, the English nobility quarrel. News of the English defeat at Orleans reaches the duke of Gloucester and other nobles. After the funeral of Henry V, his son, the infant Henry VI, is proclaimed king…

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Avant premire planète +

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SPECIAL OPS : HK35

CGR Dragon – ROOM 1
7:30 pm 
(70 minutes)


Directed by Stéphane Rybojad
Produced by MEMENTO


SYNOPSIS:

In 2010 to Nijrab in Afghanistan, the men of the Marine special forces in mission are going to fall on a real nest of wasps. This group of commando specialized in counter-terrorism and hostages liberation will lead during 7 hours an incredible battle to neutralize two of the most sought Taliban leaders and forty of their most hardened men.

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WEDNESDAY JUNE 21th

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VIETNAM

CGR Dragon – ROOM 1
Screening two episodes from the documentary series
7:30 pm (2×52 minutes)

 

Directed by Ken Burns & Lynn Novick
Coproduced by: PBS/WETA, Florentine Films & ARTE France

SYNOPSIS:

Through Vietnamese and American soldiers destinies, their relatives and war and politics stories, Ken Burns (The War, Prohibition) offers a global and new vision of this devastator conflict. His film draws back also the end of colonialism and emergency of new demonstration forms and related about the music that came with this dark times. A new series on the “Dirty war”.

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