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The Geneva Convention (La convention de Genève) by Benoit Martin

( français )

(France, 2016)

With Azzedine Bouabba, Soumaye Bocoum, Alison Valence, Adil Dehbi, Jhoe-My Derilu, Yannis Amouroux…

Sundance Film Festival 2017, Toronto Film Festival 2017

Synopsis

As Hakim is waiting for the bus after class, he is caught in a vendetta between teenagers. He is not exactly keen to get into a fight, but how can he possibly avoid an awaited confrontation?

Benoit Martin

Benoît Martin studied editing, experimental cinema, and documentary. In 2007, he founded the production company Année Zéro with Stéphane Demoustier. Martin has largely worked in editing for documentaries. The Geneva Convention is his third narrative short film.