Private Project

EVA

Eva is a mixed-race 12 years old who lives in a spacefull house. Apparently she is wanting for nothing, yetshe lives a life of solitude as her absent parents rely on their house personnel to take care of her. Eva's drifting lifestyle will put herin danger.

  • BARBOT GERY
    Director
  • GERY BARBOT
    Writer
  • FARGASS ASSANDE
    Writer
  • ELLIPSE FILMS 237
    Producer
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    EVA
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 19 minutes 29 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    February 24, 2015
  • Production Budget:
    72,100 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Burkina Faso
  • Country of Filming:
    Burkina Faso
  • Language:
    French
  • Shooting Format:
    FLAT
  • Aspect Ratio:
    FULL HD
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • FESPACO
    Ouagadougou
    March 3, 2015
    Premiere mondial
  • LAFF (Luxor – Egypte)
    Luxor Egypte
    March 16, 2015
  • FESTICAB (Bujumbura – Burundi)
    Bujumbura
    April 24, 2015
  • International Independent Film Awards
    Los Angeles
    May 15, 2015
    American premiere
    Gold Award
  • Middle Coast Film Festival
    Bloomington – Indiana, USA
    August 13, 2015
  • Festival Cinémas d’Afrique de Lausanne
    Lausanne (Suisse)
    August 21, 2015
    European premiere
  • AAFF (Arusha, Tanzanie)
    Arusha, Tanzanie
    September 14, 2015
  • ST LOUIS BLACK FILM FESTIVAL
    St Louis, USA
    October 3, 2015
  • BALTIMORE INTERNATIONAL BLACK FILM FESTIVAL
    Baltimore, USA
    October 8, 2015
  • SVAFF
    Silicon Valley - USA
    October 17, 2015
  • PARAGON FILM FESTIVAL
    West Hollywood, USA
    October 24, 2015
  • PUFF
    Hong Kong
    December 3, 2015
    Premiere Asiatique
  • SDBFF
    San Diego Black Film Festival
    January 29, 2016
  • MASHARIKI AFRICAN FILM FESTIVAL
    Kigali, Rwanda
    March 10, 2016
    Premiere Rwanda
  • Black Film Festival Charlotte
    Charlotte ( USA)
    April 7, 2016
  • Festival International Panafricain de Cannes
    Cannes (France)
    April 17, 2016
    Premiere France
  • Cameroon International Film Festival
    Buea ( Cameroun)
    April 26, 2016
    Premiere Cameroun
  • Philadelphia Independent Film Awards
    Philadelphie (USA)
    May 22, 2016
    Nominated for Best International Film
Director Biography - BARBOT GERY

Géry Barbot est né en 1975, Franco-burkinabè, il fait ses débuts en photographie à l'ARIAP (Atelier d'Image et d'Art Plastique de Lille), ensuite il devient étudiant des Beaux Arts de Dunkerque. Passionné de cinéma, il a dirigé pendant cinq ans des salles de cinéma Art et Essai à Tergnier dans l’Aisne et à Neufchâteau dans les Vosges entre 2003 et 2008. Il vit depuis 2010 à Ouagadougou au Burkina Faso où il est impliqué dans la vie culturelle et éducative locale.
Au cinéma, il a travaillé avec le réalisateur Issiaka Konaté et au théâtre avec le metteur en scène Fargass Assandé.
Eva est son premier film.

Géry Barbot, French-Burkinabè director, born in 1975, is a former student of the Fine Arts School in Dunkerque. His passion for cinema led him to manage arthouse movie theaters in Tergnier (Aisnes) and Neufchâteau (Vosges) between 2003 and 2008. Since 2010, he has been living in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, where he is involved with the local cultural and educational life.
In the movie industry, he has worked with director Issiaka Konaté, and in theater, with stage director Fargass Assandé.

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