In this deeply personal video diary, a young researcher tries to makesense of her fascination for the film The Pain of Others by PennyLane. A deep dive into the discomforting world of YouTube and onlineconspiracies, that challenges traditional notions of what documentarycinema is, or should be.
CHLOÉ GALIBERT-LAÎNE is a French researcher and filmmaker, currently preparing a PhD at the Ecole normale supérieure de Paris (SACRe / PSL). Her films are regularly presented at international art and film festivals (Rotterdam International Film Festival, Ars Electronica Festival, London Essay Film Festival, MPAKT Festival.). Since 2018 she was awarded a residency from the European Media Art Platform (EMAP), an ‘Art of Nonfiction’ Grant from the Sundance Institute, and the Eurimages Lab Project Award at the international festival of Karlovy Vary.