A film by Rithy Panh
Indochina 1931, the Siam Golf. A small family strives against destitution. The mother realizes that the departure of her two grown children ? Joseph 20 and Suzanne 16 - is ineluctable.
Deceived by the colonial administration, she invested all of her savings in worthless, regularly flooded farmland. Driven to fight against the corrupted bureaucrats who conned her, she puts into place a crazy scheme: building a dam against the sea with the help of the villagers...
A film by Philippe Falardeau
Leon is ten years old, has lots of problems and an overly fertile imagination. In the summer of '68, when Mom decides to leave everything behind to start a new life in Greece, Leon is prepared to do anything to kill the pain. Destroy the neighbours' house, become a professional liar and even, why not, fall in love with Lea. Together, they will overcome the pain of growing up when you feel abandoned.
A film by Sylvie Verheyde
1977. Stella, 11, lives just outside of Paris in a working class neighbourhood. Admitted into a famous Parisian school, she meets Gladys, the daughter of intellectual Argentinean Jews. Her new best friend will help her take her first steps into the real world.
A film by Vincent Garenq
They were the perfect loving couple. Well, almost: Emmanuel wanted a child but Philippe didn't. One day however Emmanuel decides to take the plunge, at the risk of losing Philippe. But how do you make a child when both parents are boys ?
A film by Bouli Lanners
Yvan, a short-tempered man in his forties, sells old American cars. His life isn't much of a thrill. However, the night he surprises Elie breaking into his house, he doesn't beat him up. Quite the opposite, he grows a strange affection for the adolescent and even decides to drive him back to his parents.
This trip will lead them through a wide spaces Belgium, filled with improbable characters, and might help Yvan to close for ever a chapter of his life.