The Blue Star

Benoit is a member of Tours' Jeune Chambre Économique, who goes to the Etoile Bleue, the association's headquarter and former brothel. Once through the door, he is propelled on a temporal journey through the establishment from the 1930s to today.

  • Roxana Protopopoff
  • Roxana Protopopoff
  • Roxana Protopopoff
  • Yann Ar Branov
    Key Cast
  • Yazz Michaela
    Key Cast
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    L'Étoile Bleue
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    10 minutes 20 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    June 30, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    11,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
  • Country of Filming:
  • Language:
    French, German
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  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
    Yes - ESRA
Director Biography - Roxana Protopopoff


After a literary baccalaureate with a reinforced plastic arts option, Roxana Protopopoff left the Touraine lands, where she came from, for Brittany. She joined the École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle, located in Rennes, to follow a course focused on directing and writing. In fact, passionate about the big screen since her childhood, she now seeks to carry projects with human causes and themes that are dear to her, served by fair and aesthetic technical processes.

Selected filmography

« L’Étoile Bleue », produced par "La Ve Rafale" (2021) / Writer – Director – Producer
« WALKA ! », directed by S. Arethura and produced by "Hubble Productions" (2021) / Third director's assistant
« La Grange des Damnés », directed by C. Meyrault and produced by "La Ve Rafale" (2021) / Unit production manager
« Poing de non-retour », directed by C. Meyrault and produced by "La Ve Rafale" (2020) / First director's assistant

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