Atelier Groupe Ouest Développement 2019
Atelier Grand Nord lauréat 2020
Soutien MEDIA / Mesures compensatoires suisses
APRES LA NEIGE
Fiction – Drame
Dans une région reculée de montagne, Julia, une ambitieuse ingénieure, accepte de diriger un chantier controversé pour se rapprocher de son fils. Elle s’attire les foudres de militants écologistes qui lui révèlent un scandale. Nouant une relation ambigüe avec l’un d’entre eux, elle va remettre en question sa vie et va devoir choisir son camp.
In a remote mountain region, Julia, an ambitious engineer, takes on a controversial construction project to be closer to her son. She draws the wrath of environmental activists who reveal a scandal to her. As she develops an ambiguous relationship with one of them, she questions her life and must choose sides.
Francois Yang was born in Fribourg (Switzerland) and graduated from the cinema department of ECAL (Ecole cantonale d’art de Lausanne / University of Art and Design, Lausanne), in 2003. He completed his education at la Fémis (French national film school) and earned a master’s degree in cinema from University de Paris VIII. After having directed several short film, among other “One magic evening”, he directed his first feature film “The Soul of the Tiger“, which premiered at the Zurich film festival.
He has also directed several documentaries, which were shown on primetime on the Swiss television channel, on TV5 Monde, France Television, RTBF and among others, in the festival “Visions du Réel”, in Nyon.
Filmographie /Filmography (selection)
2019: Heidi en Chine (Heidi in China) – documentary, 80′
2016: L’âme du tigre – (The Soul of the Tiger) – feature film, 91′
2014: Mooncake – short film 14′
Réalisation : François Yang
Scénario : François Yang
Consultante : Catherine Léger