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TIGRAN

doc 52min
broadcast. MEZZO
production: cocottesminute productions – 2014
author / director / dop

This film tells film the story of an obsession – a young man’s obsession with music. World-renowned, maverick pianist Tigran Hamasyan makes unconventional jazz music that fascinates the greatest players and unsettles the purists.

 

 


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LAWYERS FOR ALIENS
doc 55min
broadcast:
PUBLIC SENAT
production: Nord-Ouest documentaires – 2014

author / director / dop

With sometimes surrealistic background life stories of men and women fighting against all odds to obtain the right to reside in the French territory, the documentary captures the daily life of the law practice as it unfolds behind closed doors, which the diversity of situations turns into a little theatre of the rights of aliens…

 

 

 

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CRIMINAL GAMES
doc 56min
broadcast:

FRANCE 2 infrarouge
PLANETE+ JUSTICE

production: cocottesminute productions – 2012
author / director / dop

Among all the crimes and misdemeanours, the most disturbing by far in the eyes of public opinion are sexual offences. And when the offenders are teenagers, there is added puzzlement. “Criminal Games” observes the committed practice of an unconventional psychologist by questioning the causes for such violence and the possible treatments to avoid relapse.

 

 

 

 

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TROUBLED CHILDHOOD, STATE ISSUE
doc 52min
broadcast: PLANETE+ JUSTICE

production: cocottesminute productions – 2011
author / director

Through a double historical and contemporary focus, this film recalls the history of child protection in France and explores the underlying change in the status of the child, correlated to that of the family. Through unprecedented immersive filming of visits normally carried out behind closed doors.

 

 

 

 

dans_la_peau_d_un_supporterINSIDE A SOCCER FAN
doc 52min
broadcast:
FRANCE 3
PLANETE+
production: cocottesminute productions – 2009
author / director / 2nd camera

This documentary explores the behind-the-scenes of supporterism, following six protagonists through the excitement of a game, from the days and hours preceding the match to those that followed. 

 

 

 

CHILDHOOD AT COURT
doc 54min
broadcast:

FRANCE 2 infrarouge
PLANETE+JUSTICE
PUBLIC SENAT
TV5Monde
TSR

production: cocottesminute productions – 2008
author / director / 2nd camera

In juvenile courts, three out of five cases concern children in danger, who must be protected by the law – from violence, un-schooling, parental conflicts… Marie Receveur and Jean Toulier are children’s judges. This film casts a new look at a discreet form of judicial work which, for each of us, recalls universal issues: the place of the child, the difficulty of parenthood…

 

 

 

MAUX3 versoNOTES BEYOND AILMENT doc 52min
broadcast: KTO TV
production:cocottesminute productions – 2006

author / director

Taking a scientific and sensitive approach, this documentary invites us to discover an illness which still is an enigma today: autism. Embedded in music therapy workshops conducted by a jazz bass player, the camera guides us towards a special meeting with autistic children in great difficulty.

 

 

 

 

Enfance BarreCHILDHOOD IN THE DOCK
doc 36min
broadcast:
PLANETE+ JUSTICE
production: parmi les lucioles films – 2009
author / director / dop

 

 

 

 

01IN THE JUDGE’S OFFICE
documentary serie 3X26min
broadcast: PUBLIC SENAT
production: cocottesminute productions – 2008

author / director / 2nd Camera

How does a meeting between a judge, a minor and his parents unfold? This series embarks us to follow six court hearings, into the practice and privacy of two children’s judges.

 

 

 

point de chute visuelA HARD LANDING, doc 52min
broadcast:
PUBLIC SENAT
LCP
TLSP
production: cocottesminute productions – 2005
author / director

A Hard landing deals with an educational centre where about 10 youngers between 13 and 16 with a bad track record, are placed on the decision of a juvenile magistrate for a preliminary period of 6 months.

 

 

 

 

photoVALUABLE SEWERS, doc 26min
broadcast: TLM
production: cocottesminute productions – 2003
author / director

This dramatized documentary takes us down into the depths of the city on a guided tour of the sewers of Lyon city.