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Manuel billi
Guardarla negli occhi (La Regarder dans les yeux)
Experimental doc. | hdv | color | 15'0'' | Italy / France | 2020
A day in a life of a family. A story of hands : hands that act, hands that assist, hands that dance till the end of the day.
Manuel Billi lives and works in Paris. Film critic and director, he has authored several essays on contemporary cinema. Since the year 2000, he has been collaborating with different Italian and French film magazines. In 2014 he directs his first experimental short film, Battre, enlever. His first fiction short, Ghosts of Yesterday (2017) has been premiered at the Venice Film Festival. Then, he alternates between fiction (ENTER, 2018, selected in more than twenty international festivals; Ten Times Love, 2020) and documentary (Guardarla negli occhi - La Regarder dans les yeux, official selection at the Mostra Internazionale del Nuovo Cinema di Pesaro 2020).