Marc Recha's first feature film, El cielo sube (1991) was selected for Locarno, as was L’arbre de les cireres, FIPRESCI Prize in 1998. In 2001 Pau i el seu germà competed in the Official Selection at Cannes and two years later, in 2003, Les mans buides participated in the French festival's Un Certain Regard section. Marc Recha continued to explore the relationship with his brother David, acting together in Dies d’Agost (2005), selected for competition in Locarno. Petit Indi was released in France in February 2010. In 2014 he returned to Cannes with the anthology film, Les ponts de Sarajevo.