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A MAN IS DEAD

by Olivier Cossu

synopsis

Brest, 1950. Workers are on a strike calling in vain for higher wages. P'tit Zef, Édouard, and Désiré take part in the demonstrations organised by the CGT syndicate when the situation suddenly becomes violent. The police shoot into the crowd and a bullet hits Édouard in the forehead. The CGT calls upon the filmmaker René Vautier to film the events.

international title: A Man is Dead
original title: Un homme est mort
country: France
year: 2018
genre: animation
directed by: Olivier Cossu
film run: 66'
screenplay: Guillaume Mautalent, Sébastien Oursel
film editing: Benjamin Massoubre
music: Pablo Pico
executive producer: Reginald de Guillebon
production: Les Armateurs