F.A.M.E 2014
Festival

F.A.M.E 2014

Film & Music Experience - 1st edition

From 13 to 16 march 2014

The first film festival produced by la Gaîté Lyrique, F.A.M.E. is a new event around musical films and their extensions in the fields of art, design, and performance.  Prospective, pioneering, contemporary, eclectic and electric in nature...: Play It Loud!

Screenings, concerts, a night of clubbing, professional guests, lectures, exhibitions... For 4 whole days, F.A.M.E. will set out to explore the world and build bridges between music, cinema, popular and urban cultures, architecture, and techonology.  Immersive, Parisian and international:  F.A.M.E. is going to be a live, energetic festival.

The jury

Ivan Smagghe: DJ, producer et co-founder of music label Kill The DJ
Dorothée Smith: artist, photographer, director
Danny Lennon: film programmer at Centre PHI (Montreal)
Hind Meddeb: director and journalist (Tracks, France Info)
Olivier Pierre: programmer (FIDMarseille, Journées cinématographiques dionysiennes, Festival international du film de Rotterdam)

The international jury will deliver a prize (1000 euros).

JURY PRIZE : 12 O'Clock Boys
PUBLIC PRIZE : Le Projet Sextoy
STUDENT JURY SPECIAL MENTION : Very Extremely Dangerous

Curators

Benoît Hické - Olivier Forest
contact : fame@gaite-lyrique.net

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Past events

Screening
Man no run

Man no run

Closing Night

A portrait of Cameroon band Les Têtes Brûlées. A rare film, and one of the first works by Claire Denis.

  • Sunday 16 March 2014 at 18h00
Meeting
How to Have a Number One the Easy Way

How to Have a Number One the Easy Way

The making of success

Deconstruction of the myth by which there is a magic recipe for creating hits. What do Lorde, Daft Punk and Lady Gaga all have in common?

  • Sunday 16 March 2014 at 15h15
Meeting
F.A.M.E at the resource center

F.A.M.E at the resource center

Free viewing of a program of four films.

  • Every day from 2PM
Meeting
F.A.M.E in the sound chamber

F.A.M.E in the sound chamber

The F.A.M.E Mini-Club: a selection of sounds, radio documentaries and pop pieces to further the festival experience.

  • Every day from 2PM
Screening
tape crackers: an oral history of pirate jungle radio

tape crackers: an oral history of pirate jungle radio

A joyfully low-tech documentary about the outrageous Michael Finch and his collection of tapes from pirate radio.

  • Every day from 2PM
Screening
You're gonna miss me

You're gonna miss me

A stunning portrait of Roky Erickson, the leader of the 13th Floor Elevators (a cult garage band from the 60s).

  • Sunday 16 March 2014 at 14h00
Concert
clara 3000 + discodeine + philipp gorbachev + ivan smagghe

clara 3000 + discodeine + philipp gorbachev + ivan smagghe

Nights at la Gaîté: Kill the DJ

Parisian label Kill The DJ and the F.A.M.E festival come together for the the space of one feverish electronic night from 11:30 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 23h30
Screening
Le projet sextoy (The Sextoy project)

Le projet sextoy (The Sextoy project)

A moving, kaleidoscopic portrait of Delphine Palatsi, alias Sextoy, a pioneering DJ in genre-mixing.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 22h00
Screening
Big Star: nothing can hurt me

Big Star: nothing can hurt me

The definitive documentary about the saga of Big Star, the huge, cursed pop band of Alex Chilton and Chris Bell.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 20h00
Meeting
Teenage Kicks

Teenage Kicks

The notion of adolescence as a construction: a conversation around the film "Teenage"by Matt Wolf and the essay "Teenage: The Creation of Youth Culture" by Jon Savage.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 19h19
Screening
Teenage

Teenage

“Flappers,” “Swing Kids,” “Sub-Debs..."

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 18h00
Screening
Naked Opera

Naked Opera

The portrait--surprising though authorized-- of a wealthy businessman from Luxembourg who is at once ill, madly in love with the Don Giovanni opera, and crazy for elite male loves that come at a set price.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 16h00
Screening
12 O'Clock Boys

12 O'Clock Boys

Double-séance exceptionnelle

The ghettos of Baltimore are the birthplace of "dirt-biking" gangs, including the famous 12 O'Clock Boys that young Pug dreams of joining.

  • Saturday 15 March 2014 at 14h00
Screening
Danger Dave

Danger Dave

The perpetually on-the-edge adventures of David Martelleur, the pro skater from Belgium at the end of his career.

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 22h00
Screening
Concert
Some day maybe

Some day maybe

Another story of French rap

"Rap that's not hip enough for the hipsters, rap that's not scummy enough for the scum" (Triptik).

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 20h30
Screening
Very Extremely Dangerous

Very Extremely Dangerous

Tales of a risky reunion with Jerry McGill.

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 20h00
Meeting
Black and queer?

Black and queer?

New approaches in black music

An international overview of the new dynamics at work in contemporary black musical genres.

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 19h19
Screening
What a fuck am I doing on this battlefield ?

What a fuck am I doing on this battlefield ?

In hypnotic black and white, the lights and shadows of Matt Elliott (The Third Eye Foundation).

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 18h00
Screening
Silk

Silk

The European tour of the artists from California label 100% Silk (Ital, Maria Minerva, L.A. Vampires), between voguing and floating techno-pop.

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 16h00
Screening
State of Play

State of Play

In South Korea, those who play StarCraft are genuine stars, well beyond the world of video games.

  • Friday 14 March 2014 at 14h00
Screening
Concert
Bloody Beans (Loubia Hamra) & Zombie Zombie

Bloody Beans (Loubia Hamra) & Zombie Zombie

Film-Live

A unique film, a very special event: exclusively for the opening of F.A.M.E, the Zombie Zombie trio will perform live during the screening the music they composed for the film by Narimane Mari, BLOODY BEANS (LOUBIA HAMRA).

  • Thursday 13 March 2014 at 19h30
Meeting
F.A.M.E. for teens

F.A.M.E. for teens

Stage Adolidays

Teens become VIP audience members at the F.A.M.E. festival - Film & Music Experience

  • Every day at 2PM