Marie-Clémence & Cesar Paes

   1996                           "Awara Soup"

35MM - 70'

This film is a very fresh approach to the questions of identity, immigration, integration; the mixing of cultures in French Guiana through

the cooking of... a magic dish.


Prix Gianpaolo Paoli - Festival dei Popoli - Firenze

 Best Film on Créole Culture - Vues d'Afrique - Montréal

 Public award - Festival Noir tout couleurs - FWI

1990            “Angano... Angano,

Tales from Madagascar”

Beta SP - 63'

A journey through original Malagasy tales and legends to discover everyday life with humor and tenderness.

Chosen as one of the 20 best films of 20 years of Pompidou’s center Cinéma du Réel festival.

Grand Prix - Festival dei Popoli - Firenze
Libraries Award - Cinéma du Réel - Paris
Special Mention - Vues d’Afrique - Montréal

1992      "Songs and tears of nature..."

Beta SP/ 35MM - 54'

Shot in Lapland and  Brazil, this film, with amazing images, talks about Man’s relationship to Nature,
from the Indigenous people’s point of view.

 Golden Dove - Festival de Leipzig - Germany
 German Ministry of Environment Award - Okomedia - Freiburg
 Grand Prix for Documentary - Tam Tam Vidéo - Italy
 Best Film for the survival of indigenous cultures - Pärnu