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Julian Ballester

France

Biography

Julian Ballester is a documentary filmmaker from France currently residing in Barcelona. His film Curiol Street was completed as part of his master degree with the financial support of “region PACA”. Having lived in France, Spain and Canada, Julian is passionate about cities, identity and personal and social transformations.

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Curiol Street

Rue Curiol (Orig.) / 2014 / France / 34 min

Touria, Josephine and Dominique are transexuals. They come from French Polynesia and have been working for many years as prostitutes on Curiol street in Marseille. At a time where their street is undergoing far-reaching changes, they tell us about their lives and their trade.

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