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Jean Boiron-Lajous

France

Biography

Jean Boiron-Lajous studied film and graduated from the University of Lille 3 and Aix- Marseille, in France. He made « La mémoire et la mer », a documentary produced by the Aix-Marseille university with the help of the INA (selected in the FID campus in Marseille, 2013), and videos like « Une personne-une ligne », produced by Lieu Fictifs and the INA. He was an assistant director for the Zeugma Films production company (for Amin Maalouf on the movie « Origine », and Sylvie Crossman on «Créer résister »), but also with Agnès Varda (on the movie « Agnès de-ci de-là Varda », and the photos exhibitions «Les Bouches-du-Rhônes »), and for Alain Bergala on the movie « Sous la mer un monde ». Today, he also work to the organisation of « La Première fois », first documentaries festival. In 2015, he makes « Terra Di Nessuno » produced by Prima Luce.

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Memory and the Sea

La mémoire et la mer (Orig.) / 2012 / France / 40 min

My brother and I have a mother born in Algeria. Akice, one of my brother friend, has her grand father Harki (muslim involved with France during the independance war). I want to film those two characters to catch the Story the have inside...

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