Title:La espera (L’attente) Direction: Alice Douard Cast: Clotilde Hesme, Laetitia Dosch, Émilie Brisavoine, Julien Gaspar-Oliveri, Céline Adra, Philippe Petit Production: Alice Douard Distribution: Manifest Picture Genre: Comedy Duration: 30’ Country: France Year: 2022 O.V. in French. Subtitles in Spanish
Festivals: Aix-en-Provence (shorts), Bordeaux (independent cinema), Brussels (LGTBI), Cabourg, Dakar (shorts), Dijon (shorts), Essonne (France), Fribourg, Madagascar (shorts), Moncton (Canada, French-speaking cinema), Montpellier (cinema of the Mediterranean), Namur (French-speaking cinema), Pantin (shorts), Paris (LGTBI), Providence (USA), Rhode Island, Trouville (shorts)
First showing in Spain
In the maternity ward, Céline awaits the arrival of her first child. It is Jeanne, her partner, who will bring her into the world. At night, in the entrance hall of the hospital, she meets men who are waiting, like herself.