Supreme

Fiction | 00:20 | SWITZERLAND
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY YOUSSEF YOUSSEF
IN COPRODUCTION WITH HEAD – GENEVA
Synopsis

In the euphoria of the end of one of their shows, seven drag queens seek to extend their exhilaration and pleasure in an after party. A misunderstanding plunges this little world into confusion and anxiety about the end of the night. Attractions, rejections and provocations test the bonds of seduction and mistrust in a community that has been subjected to numerous humiliations.

Bio | Filmography

Biography

Youssef Youssef, Director

Born in 1989, Youssef Youssef spends his youth between Cairo and Geneva. He studied HEC and Socio-economics at the University of Geneva, and fashion at La Central Saint Martins in London where he lived and worked for 3 years. He pursues his studies at the HEAD – Geneva to realize his greatest dream, that of making movies. In his films he likes to address the themes of sexuality, gender and identity.

Filmography (selection)

Paloma, fiction, 2019
Pink Pink, doc/fiction, 2018
Les Combattantes, doc, 2016

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Actualités

Spectrum

• Sélection au Torino Script Lab 2020

Laissez-moi

• Sélections au Village de Coproductions des Arcs 2019 & Atelier Grand Nord 2020

Putin's Witnesses

• Nomination aux European Film Awards

Tempête Silencieuse primé à Locarno

• Pardino d'Argento | Pardi di Domani

Sœurs Jarariju distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury International

Je fais où tu me dis

• Mention Spéciale du Jury à interFilm Berlin

Putin's Witnesses

• Sélection Officielle au TIFF 2018
• Grand Prix du Meilleur Documentaire à Karlovy Vary

Je fais où tu me dis distingué à la Berlinale

• Mention Spéciale du Jury des Jeunes