Pyrale

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    Pyrale

    Directed by

    France

    2020

    49 min

    • French

    Documentary

    In the middle of summer, the box tree moth, accidentally introduced into France, takes over the Provencal Drôme region and leads inhabitants to improvise defensive systems to fight their invasion and devastation. In this apocalyptic climate, 18-year-old Lou discovers her feelings for her childhood friend, Sam.

    Awards

    • Most innovative medium length or feature film (Jury Prize Société des Hôteliers de la Côte) - Visions du Réel

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Lou Vaultier
    Flavier Pons
    Cinematography
    Edwige Moreau-Bouchu
    Raimon Gaffier
    Editing
    Léo Parmentier
    Production
    QUARTETT PRODUCTION
    Roxanne Gaucherand

    Roxanne Gaucherand

    France

    Roxanne Gaucherand was born in 1991 in Montélimar. Director, assistant director and scriptwriter. She graduated from the INSAS Cinema School in Brussels with a master in movie direction. She manages the production company KOKORO with Sofia Lemos Marques, Betty Lamoulie, Clémentine Vaultier and Pauline Hawryuck. Her documentary PYRALE (2018) was selected at Visions du Réel 2020.