Rate Me (2015)

Short film by Fyzal Boulifa. 

Too True Films Ltd. 17 minutes.

DoP: Taina Galis

Distributed by La Distributrice de films

Lead role: Coco

Available to watch via Nowness.


Synopsis

A portrait of a teenage escort.


Awards, nominations and mentions

  • Illy Prize Best Short Film - Directors' Fortnight, Cannes Film Festival 2015
  • Honourable mention for Best International Short - 40th Toronto International Film Festival TIFF 2015
  • Best British Short - Leeds International Film Festival 2015
  • Special Mention for Innovative Storytelling - AFI Film Fest, Los Angeles 2015
  • Honourable Mention for Best International Short - Festival du Nouveau Cinéma, 2015
  • One of 5 films nominated for Critics Circle Award for Best British Short Film
  • British Independent Film Awards 2016 Best Short nomination

Festivals

  • Premiere 22 May 2015 - Directors' Fortnight, Cannes Film Festival
  • Guanajuato International Film Festival - Guanajuato, Mexico, 2015
  • Kratkofil International short Film Festival - Banja Luka, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2015
  • 20th Sarajevo Film Festival - Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 2015
  • Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival - Sao Paolo, Brazil, 2015
  • BFI London Film Festival - London, UK, 2015
  • Encounters Shot Film Festival - Bristol, UK, 2015
  • Hamptons International Film Fetsival - Hamptons, USA, 2015
  • Toronto International Film Festival - Toronto, Canada, 2015
  • Batumi International Art-House Film Festival - Batumi, Georgia, 2015
  • 44th Festival du Nouveau Cinema - Montreal, Canada, 2015
  • 51st Chicago International Film Festival - Chicago, USA, 2015
  • 34th Uppsala International Short Film Festival - Uppsala, Sweeden
  • 19th Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur - Winterthur, Switzerland, 2015
  • 38th Denver Film Festival - Denver, USA, 2015
  • Twin Cities Arab Film Festival - Minneapolis, USA
  • 44th AFI Film Fest - Los Angeles, USA
  • Leeds International Film Festival - UK, 2015
  • Geo Saizescu International Film Festival - Romania, 2015
  • Zagreb Film Fest - Croatia, 2015
  • Leuven International Short Film Festival - Belgium, 2015
  • London Short Film Fest - UK, 2016
  • Solothum Film Festival - Switzerland, 2016
  • Sundance - USA, 2016
  • Solothum Film Festival - Switzerland, 2016
  • Las Palmas International Film Festival - Spain, 2016
  • Mecal Barcelona - Spain, 2016
  • Bucharest International Experimental Film Festival - Romania, 2016
  • Vilnius Film Festival- Lithuania, 2016
  • Madrid Film circle - Spain, 2016
  • Atlanta Film Festival - USA, 2016
  • Go Shorts - Nijmegen, Netherlands, 2016
  • Dallas Film Festival - Dallas, USA 2016
  • Indielisboa International Independent Film Festival - Lisbon, Portugal 2016
  • Kiev International Film Festival - Kiev, Ukraine 2016
  • Halifax Independent Filmmakers' Festival - Halifax, Canada
  • Palm Springs Short Film Festival - Palm Springs, USA 2016
  • New Zeland International Film Festival - Wellington, New Zeland 2016
  • Lago International Film Festival - Lago, Italy 2016
  • Kinemastik International Short Film Festival - Malta 2016
  • DC Shorts Film Festival - Washington, USA 2016
  • Pacific Meridian International Film Festival - Vlasdivostock, Russia 2016

More info

Please see La Distributrice de films for upcoming screenings.

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