Wednesday 13 February 2019 to Sunday 17 February 2019
La Gaîté Lyrique, Paris

We are pleased to be a partner this year again for the new edition of the  F.A.M.E festival!

The programme includes 8 films in competition, 10 non-competing films, 3 performances and 2 talks, a workshop, a programme for children, DJ sets after the screenings, a sound chamber to be immersed in film soundtracks,  and a media for an insight in the off festival.

UK film programme

The three following UK fims have been selected for this year's edition.

Rudeboy, The story of Trojan Records de Nicolas Jack Davies : Rudeboy is a film about the origins and ongoing love affair between Jamaican and British Youth culture. A film that explores the power of music to break down cultural barriers and change lives and the eventual birth of a modern multicultural society – all told through the prism of one the record label Trojan Records.  Documentary. UK . 85mn. In competition. Screening : Saturday 16 February 2019 at 17.15.  Find out more and watch the trailer. 

Matangi/Maya/M.I.A de Steve Loveridge. Drawn from a cache of personal video recordings from the past 22 years, director Steve Loveridge’s Sundance award winning Matangi/ Maya / M.I.A. is a startlingly personal profile of the critically acclaimed artist, chronicling her remarkable journey from refugee immigrant to pop star. Documentary. US/UK/Sri-Lanka. 95mn. In competition. Screening: Saturday 16 Fberuary at 19.45. Find out more and watch the trailer.

Lords of Chaos de Jonas Åkerlund. A teenager's quest to launch Norwegian Black Metal in Oslo in the early 1990s results in a very violent outcome. Fiction. UK/Sweden. 112 mn. Some images may offend the sensitivities of younger members of the audience. Non-competing. Screening : Sunday 17 Feburary at 14.45Find out more and watch the trailer

Jury -  Grand Prix F.A.M.E 2019

Barbara Carlotti : singer
Philippe Vasset : writer and journalist
Louise Hémon : film director
Benoît Sabatier : rock-critic, journalist, author and film director
Stefan Pethke : programmer of the film and music festival Unerhört! 

Practical information

From 13 to 17 February 2019
La Gaîté Lyrique
3 bis rue Papin
75003 Paris

Tickets:  Film : €5 to €7. Opening night :  €8 to €12. Pass 3 films : de €15 to €18. Pass 6 films :  €30 to €33
Offer with the Gaîté card : films €5 and opening night  €8.

Film, Music