In the middle of the night, Magloire is smoking a cigarette in an abandoned train station when the police shows up for an ID check. He starts running with no luggage, no future until he meets a dying man from whom he inherits a fortune. Magloire is now pursued by a gang. He becomes their hostage, but accomplice too. As he doesn’t anything to lose. Like someone who gets away with everything, someone with no expectations…
- Pardo for Best Director - Locarno Festival
- Istanbul Film Festival 2018
- Filmfest München 2018
- Locarno Film Festival 2017
- Festival du Nouveau Cinéma Montréal 2017
- Seville European Film Festival 2017
- BFI London Film Festival 2017
- Helsinki IFF - Love & Anarchy 2017
- International Film Festival Rotterdam 2018
- New Horizons International Film Festival 2018
- Paul Hamy
- Damien Bonnard
- Pascal Greggory
- Gaspard Ulliel
- Lisa Hartmann
- Lionel Tua
- Alexis Manenti
- Diogo Dória
- F.J. Ossang
- Simon Roca
- Walter Mauriot
- Jack Belsen / M.K.B. fraction provisoire
- O SOM E A FURIA
- 10:15 PRODUCTIONS
- OSS/100 FILMS & DOCUMENTS
- CAPRICCI FILMS
A delirious punk requiem.
9 Fingers is a film that is best compared to one of Wagner's symphonies, where pessimism and heroism go hand-in-hand.
I hope to show that a cinema of poetry and fantastical adventure is possible, better: necessary...
Filmmaker, writer and musician (MKB Franction provisoire), F.J. Ossang made 4 feature lenght films (among them Docteur Chance with Joe Strummer from The Clash). He has published a dozen books and 9 records with his band (MKB Franction provisoire).
Several F.J. Ossang retrospectives were organized in different places: La Rochelle (1998), Bruxelles (1998), Molodist, Kiev (1998), Puchon (1998), Budapest (1999), Fukuoka (1999), La Cinémathèque Française, BAFICI (Buenos Aires Film Festival 2003), Montevideo (2004), Lisbon (2004), Musée du Jeu de Paume (France, 2006), Filmoteca de Madrid (2008), Palic (Underground Spirit Award, 2008), BAFICI (2009).
A DVD-box of his main feature films will be released in January 2011 by Potemkine / Agnès b.
His novel 'Génération Néant' will be translated in Spanish and published in 2011 by Caja Negra Editora, Buenos Aires.