Should the wind drop

by Nora Martirosyan

Feature film

2020

Official Selection Cannes festival & Label ACID 2020
First feature film
Official Selection Cannes festival & Label ACID 2020
Directed by
Nora Martirosyan

Authors
Nora Martirosyan
Emmanuelle Pagano
Olivier Torres
Guillaume André

Format
100'
Trailer
French
Produced by
Sister Productions (France)
Kwassa Films (Belgium)
Aneva (Armenia)
Synopsis
International auditor Alain has arrived to appraise the airport of a small self-proclaimed republic in the Caucasus to green light its eventual reopening. Through Edgar, a local boy running a make-shift business in the airport, Alain will risk all to help this isolated territory to open up.
Festivals & awards
  • Official Selection — Festival de Cannes (Cannes, France), 2020
  • ACID Cannes (Cannes, France), 2020
  • "Industry Selects" — Toronto IFF (Toronto, Canada), 2020
  • Official Competition — Namur IFF (Namur, Belgique), 2020
  • Official Selection — AFI Fest (Los Angeles, United States), 2020
  • Opening Film — Golden Apricot IFF (Erevan, Armenia), 2020
  • First Features Competition — Tallin Black Nights (Tallin, Estonia), 2020
  • Award « Silver Alexander » Meet the Neighbours Competition — Thessaloniki IFF (Thessaloniki, Grece), 2020
  • Official Competition — Tokyo FILMeX (Tokyo, Japan), 2020
  • Official Selection (Out of competition) — FIFIB (Bordeaux, France), 2020
  • Independance(s) and Creation — Auch Festival (Auch, France), 2020
  • Official Competition — Film francophone d'Angoulême (Angoulême, France), 2020
  • In competition — CINEMED (Montpellier, France), 2020
  • In competition — Sarlat festival (Sarlat, France), 2020
  • Out of competition — Arras Film Festival (Arras, France), 2020
  • Out of competition — FIFAM (Amiens, France), 2020
  • Special mention of the jury « Competition Faces of the French-speaking world » — Cinemania (Montreal, Canada), 2020
  • Meetings of the Resistance Film (Annecy, France), 2020
  • Meeting of the French-speaking world Film (Villefranche sur Soane 400 coups), 2020
  • Festival du Grain à Démoudre (Aubenas Maison de l’image, France), 2020
  • European Cinema Meetings (Aubenas Maison de l’image, France), 2020
  • History Film Festival of Pessac (Pessac Jean Eustache, France), 2020
Partners
CNC Avance sur recettes
CNC Aide à la musique
Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Région Occitanie
TV5 Monde
Procirep
Fonds Wallonie-Bruxelles
Hubert Bals Fund
Centre national du cinéma arménien
Cineventure 3
Atelier Cinéfondation : Prix ARTE
International sales
Indie Sales Company
Distribution (France)
Arizona Distribution
Trailer
French
Should the wind drop - Sister Productions