MAXIMUS *

Nominated for

Best Short Film

Director: Jean-Christophe Bouzy

22' • France • 2020

French

Max, a jaded ex-con works as a social worker at the house of Eliane, an elderly woman. Despite his efforts to rehabilitate himself he ends up having to resume his criminal activities to bail out his troublesome brother Fredo, in debt with a local mobster.

*This film will not be screened in the festival but will still compete in the festival