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  • Directed by Agathe Seau
  • 2015
  • Documentary filmmaking workshop
  • Arts, Spirituality & Religion
  • Shooting place : Paris
  • Duration : 26 min
  • Audio : French, English
  • Subtitles : English


Gilles Weissmann and Olga Platonova are iconographers and teach this art. Natalia is one of Gilles' students. To make an icon takes a lots of time and everything in the icon makes sense and is full of symbols; it becomes a path inside oneself and towards God.

  • Direction : Agathe Seau
  • Image : Agathe Seau
  • Sound : tous les stagiaires
  • Edition : Gordana Othenin

Rewards, festivals and diffusions

Delhi Short International Film Festival

  • Place : India
  • Date : 2016

Mumbai Short International Film Festival

  • Place : India
  • Date : 2016
  • Rewards : Special mention from the jury

Inspired Faith Film Festival

  • Place : Atlanta, United States
  • Date : 2017

About : Documentary filmmaking workshop

This workshop is for those who wish to learn, professionalise their film production skills, or who are on the lookout for a career change. Through this workshop, we will learn what the act of filming means intellectually, morally and aesthetically, through all stages of documentary production, from design to editing. Each participant will make a documentary short film.

  • Workshop «Author(s) Director(s) of documentary film registered with the RNCP»

Documentary filmmaking workshop

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