TORN AWAY

France (2021) 9 min.

Directed by Olivier Charpin

Inside the abandoned and sinister compound of Sainte-Anne prison in Avignon, the artist Jean-Michel Pancin, like an archaeologist, uncovers and salvages a fresco painted by former inmates.This feat against oblivion, carried out with his team, recaptures part of the story of these men and highlights the redeeming power of creation.