The Panorama Section is the perfect complement for our competitive sections, a space where we can continue to expand our horizons. This section is made up of seventeen new unforgettable stories, continuing to support the way in which cinema can become an inexhaustible source understanding of the world, but also an important tool to learn to know ourselves.
France, end of the summer. Five young pick-pockets roam the city. One of them, Stefan, is trying to learn to read French.
Yulia and Juliet, both 16, are locked up in a closed juvenile detention centre. Despite their circumstances, they feel like they can take on anything together. They’re in love with each other. Nothing can hurt them when they’re together.
Hidden in a house far from the city, Alonso accompanies his dear sister, Daniela. She expects to become the seventh wife of The Lion, a prophet who (according to stories) gives people electricity when they touch him.
The 24 Hours of Le Mans, 1955. 300,000 spectators are watching from the sidelines. It is 6 PM when Pierre Levegh’s car ploughs into the spectator stands, scattering the crowd with his car engine’s hot debris. It is a tragedy that will cost more than 80 lives. And yet, the race goes on. At Mercedes, a friend and co-pilot of Pierre Levegh’s is ready to take the relay. His name is John Fitch.
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