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Paul Grivas Film Catastrophe

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After Film Socialisme, we have “Film Catastrophe” – World Preem Now Online

After Film Socialisme, we have “Film Catastrophe” – World Preem Now Online

In 2010, Jean-Luc Godard shot Film Socialism incognito aboard the Concordia cruise ship. Three years later, the same ship hit the bottom of the Mediterranean Sea. Paul Grivas made that trip. A decade later we have Film Catastrophe by Paul Grivas.

Film Catastrophe
Why a free access to the film?

“Because the project allows it, and maybe even requires it.
Film Catastrophe was not a premeditated project, it was produced over a period of 10 years, without script.
The film found its way through the editing process, and among other elements, images coming from the internet.

Produced outside of any commercial logic, without any classic institutional support, its’ free and unlimited distribution is both the means and the medium. Giving back to the Internet what it has given me and pursue a resolutely independent approach.

This is why the film will be available via an independent free platform.
To show another possibility of producing and distributing the films that need to be made.
We work at night.
We do what we can.
We give what we have..”

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Eric Lavallée is the founder, CEO, editor-in-chief, film journalist, and critic at, established in 2000. A regular at Sundance, Cannes, and Venice, Eric holds a BFA in film studies from the Mel Hoppenheim School of Cinema. In 2013, he served on the narrative competition jury at the SXSW Film Festival. He was an associate producer on Mark Jackson’s "This Teacher" (2018 LA Film Festival, 2018 BFI London). In 2022, he was a New Flesh Juror for Best First Feature at the Fantasia International Film Festival. Current top films for 2023 include The Zone of Interest (Glazer), Inside the Yellow Cocoon Shell (Pham Thien An), Totem (Lila Avilés), La Chimera (Alice Rohrwacher), All Dirt Roads Taste of Salt (Raven Jackson).

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