The fourth Cannes Atelier of the Cinefondation will welcome 15 projects from 14 countries. The selections include the new films from Milky Way director Benedek Fliegauf and Summer Palace director Lou Ye.

Now in its fifth edition, L'Atelier seeks to help directors with financing and project completion.

The directors and producers will be in Cannes for meetings May 16-23. Project descriptions will be available from April 1 on

The selected projects are:

  • Cure For Serpents (Ben Hackworth, Australia)
  • Bitch (Lou Ye, China)
  • The Stoplight Society(Ruben Mendoza, Colombia)*
  • One More Croissant (Ilmar Raag, Estonia)
  • Here (Braden King, US)*
  • Lucky Life (Lee Isaac Chung, US)
  • Qu'Un Seul Tienne, Et Les Autres Sivront (Lea Fehner, France)*
  • Womb (Benedek Fliegauf, Hungary)
  • The Policeman (Nadav Lapid, Israel)*
  • First O Al, Felicia (Razvan Radulescu/ Melissa De Raaf, Romania)*
  • White, White World (Oleg Novkovic, Serbia)
  • Queleh (Abdi Ismael Jama, Somalia)*
  • First Pge Taipei (Arvin Chen, Taiwan/US)*
  • Punta Del Este (Juan Pittaluga, Uruguay)
  • Bi, Don't Be Afraid (Phan Dang Di, Vietnam)*

* First feature