Charles Benesteau breaks away from upper class society to which he belongs. He leaves his wife, family, and friends to live anonymously and alone in a working-class neighbourhood of Paris. Here, his desire to be another man, to extricate himself from history, and to withdraw.
Preserving Cultural Traditions in a Period of Instability is a computer generated video based on artefacts occurring during compression procedures. A short hypnotic and monotonous soundloop underlines the structural character of the video footage.
A president for 42 years in power discretely left the palace on the eve of an important electoral meeting. This disappearance – closely monitored by the media and the power contenders and even the prisoners – opens the war of successions between the different actors.
A man whose business is failing decides to marry his legal ward, in order to get his hands on her money. The only problem is that she is in love with a young doctor. The businessman hires a killer to eliminate his rival, but it isn’t long before things begin to go wrong.
Trying to shake his troubled past and start a new honest life, Floyd loses his job because of that past. With nowhere to go but back home in Oklahoma he gets news that his father’s been murdered and the local sheriff lets the killer off with a self-defense plea.