Ici C'est Paris (Paris Is Here)
The peaceful life of Georges, an introverted Guyanese teenager, becomes complicated when he falls in love with Gisèle, a dreamy girl who hopes more than anything to see Paris.
Director(s): Léa Magnien, Quentin Chantrel
Country(ies) of Production: French Guiana
Length: 16 Minutes
Year of Production: 2020
Léa Magnien, Quentin Chantrel
Léa and Quentin form the duo of photographic directors, collectively known as Lova Lova. Léa attended the National School of Arts and Techniques of Theater (ENSATT) in Lyon and has a background in the fine arts and costume. After embarking on a self-directed filmmaking journey, Quentin's first short film A Heart On The Canvas was awarded at the Palmists Canvas Festival. Together, they combine their skills for the production of short films and photographs predominantly anchored in their native French Guiana. The duo directed their first short film Je Suis Un Vélo in 2017. Their 2018 short film Ici, C'est Paris was produced by Palavarié Production. Their photographic work often tackles the concept of exoticism and questions the