Staff pick film, A Passion of Gold and Fire, directed by Sebastien Pins, was an Official Selection in Audience Awards 2018 Wild and Green Shorts Film Festival.
Beekeeper Andre Fontignie shares his worries about the future of his apiary school. A passion of gold and fire which helps our environment to keep on living.
Decorated European filmmaker Sebastien Pins taps into his photography background to capture the golden beauty of Fontignie’s bees. Pins’ work has always looked to showcase the bond between nature and humanity. His films have competed in hundreds of film festivals worldwide. According to Regard d’enfant, his films have received support from European celebrities like Marion Cotillard.
Sebastien Pins’ ability to tie Fontignie and the nature around him together in their shared loneliness, anxiety and beauty makes A Passion of Gold and Fire both an impactful and timely staff pick
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