Pop Up Film Residency: summer 2022, Paris, France
Last fragile summer of 7-year-old Katya before going to school, as her grandparents balance near the separation. A poetic study on childhood while in the background the most horrible terrorist hostage of 1128 victims in Beslan school happen.
Benjamin Mirguet is an editor, consultant, director, and festival curator. As an editor, he was involved in films such as Batalla en el cielo (Carlos Reygadas), Meteora (Spiros Stathoulopoulos), 40 Days Of Silence (Saodat Ismailova), Dau (Ilya Khrzhanovski), Deadweight (Axel Koenzen), The Sky Trembles and the Earth Is Afraid… (Ben Rivers), Together Forever (Lina Luzyte), Rey (Niles Atallah), Memory House (Joao Paulo Miranda Maria), etc.
He has been involved as consultant editor for First Cut Lab since the very first edition in 2015. He designed a Trailer Workshop for the Istanbul Film Festival and was an editing tutor for Doha Film Institute’s Qumra.