Imprisoned Schools

Pauline BlanchetFrance - 03 min
In streaming from November 24th at 17 p.m. until December 4th at midnight

Six hundred children from a Seine-Saint-Denis school group - nursery and elementary school - are currently threatened by a considerable increase in pollution due to new road infrastructure.

Pauline Blanchet

She is a film director and producer interested in urban areas in the midst of change. She is the founder of Aral Sea Productions and has made documentaries supported by Ateliers M├ędicis and Sundance Collab. Alongside film, she has also produced over five podcasts and was the senior producer at World Radio Paris.
As a documentary film director, she explores the perceptions and effects of external forces such as digital infrastructure, corporate re-generation programmes, and international sporting events on local inhabitants. She is particularly interested in collaborative filmmaking methodologies in research.
She holds a BA from SOAS in Development Studies and Linguistics and an MA in Urban History and Culture from University of London Institute in Paris.