For You I Will Fight

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    For You I Will Fight

    Pour toi je ferai bataille

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    20 min

    • French

    Drama, Short

    Like an easing of the soul. - Pour toi je ferai bataille - follows Ana, a young girl emerging from adolescence, who has lost her bearings, but who decides to fight in her own way and with her own weapons. In the group, in the discipline and sometimes even in alienation, she finds a crutch with wich to brave the world.


    Salomé Richard
    Sarah Gilman
    Eloïse Genet
    Marina Djafar
    Rachel Lang
    Fiona Braillon
    Adeline Nonat
    Rachel Lang

    Rachel Lang


    I am not much of a theorist; I rely on an aesthetic instinct more than trying for a particular formal approach.

    Rachel Lang was born in Strasbourg, France (1984). After combining studies in philosophy at the Marc Bloch university with the Dramatic Arts Academy of Strasbourg for two years, she entered IAD film school (Institut des Arts de Diffusion), in Louvain La Neuve in Belgium. Her graduation short film FOR YOU I WILL FIGHT (2010) was awarded the Silver Leopard at the Locarno Film Festival. WHITE TURNIPS MAKE IT HARD TO SLEEP (2011) was the second part of a trilogy, followed by BADEN BADEN (2016) - Rachel's first feature - which marked the end of the trilogy. It was selected in 2016 at the Berlinale Forum.

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