Lav Diaz’s A Tale Of Filipino Violence will make its world premiere as part of the international competition line-up of the FIDMarseille international film festival taking place in France from July 5-11. 

Further world premieres in the selection include Sofia Bohdanowicz, Burak Çevik and Blake Williams’ A Woman Escapes and Spanish film Aftersun by Lluís Galter.

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Atlantics director Mati Diop is the president of this year’s international jury which includes João Pedro Rodrigues.

FIDMarseille’s 33rd edition will screen 123 films, including 49 world premieres, of which 40% are by female filmmakers.

The festival is screening a selection of free films by Catalan filmmaker Albert Serra, including his Cannes official selection title Pacification, as well as a curated exhibition by French director Mathieu Amalric.

FIDMarseille 2022

International competition 

Life Lasts Two Days (Braz) World premiere
Dir: Leonardo Mouramateus

A Woman Escapes (Can-Tur) World premiere
Dirs: Sofia Bohdanowicz, Burak Çevik, Blake Williams

Aftesun (Sp) International premiere
Dir: Lluís Galter

Can Someone Meet Me In A Dark Alley? (Ita-Mex) World premiere
Dir: Gaetano Liberti, Luciano Pérez Savoy

Night Detour (Can) World premiere
Dir: Ariane Falardeau St-Amour, Paul Chotel

Notes For A Democratic Europe (Fr-Pol) World premiere
Dir: Marine Hugonnier

A Tale Of Filipino Violence (Phil) World premiere
Dir: Lav Diaz

The Life Of Infamous Men (Fr) World premiere
Dir: Gilles Deroo, Marianne Pistone

Garden Sandbox (Jap) World premiere
Dir: Yukinori Kurokawa

Nomotopowell (US) World premiere
DIr: Brent Chesanek

Quarries (Por-Swe-Fr) World premiere
DIr: Ellie Ga

About The Clouds (Arg) World premiere
Dir: María Aparicio

The Unstable Object II (Fr-Ger-Tur-US) World premiere
Dir: Daniel Eisenberg

Who Is Afraid of Ideology? Part IV Reverse Shot (Ger-Leb) World premiere
Dir: Marwa Arsanios

French Competition

(all world premieres)

Dir: Denis Cointe

About The Conquest  
Dir: Franssou Prenant

Smalltown Boys 
Dir: Gaël Lépingle

Enjoy The Weather: The Film 
Dir: Teresa Silva

Dir: Jacques Meilleurat

Insieme Insieme  
Dir: Bernardo Zanotta

I Like Politics Too  
Dir: Marie Voignier

We Had The Day, Bonsoir 
Dir: Narimane Mari

To Be Loved By Whom 
Dir: Émily Barbelin

GPS Lost  
Dir: Pierre Voland

Dir: Delphine Kreuter

First Film Competition

Night Detour (Can) World premiere 
Dirs: Ariane Falardeau St-Amour, Paul Chotel

Christina (Ser) World premiere 
Dir: Nikola Spasic

Maputo Nakuzandza (Bra-Moz) International premiere
Dir: Ariadine Zampaulo

Dying In Ibiza (A Film In Three Summers) (Fr) World premiere
Dir: Anton Balekdjian, Léo Couture, Mattéo Eustachon

Cross Words (Fr-Sp) World premiere
Dir: Mario Valero

To Be Loved By Whom (Fr-Bel) World premiere
Dir: Émily Barbelin

Rough Red (Bra) World premiere
Dir: Amanda Devulsky

Negative Path (S Kor-Arg) International premiere
Dir: Alan Martín Segal

Way Out Ahead Of Us (US) World premiere
Dir: Robert Rice

Person (China) World premiere
Dir: Wang ChuYu