Algorithms, technophobes, dating app addicts, vloggers… We are all part of the digital madness that has taken over our lives and our screens. In ﬁve subversive and hilarious Black Mirror-like tales, Selﬁe takes on our digital shortcomings, while entertaining us with many adventures of the Homo numericus who is about to break. The films screened at this year’s online edition of South by Southwest Festival. One of the stories was directed by Thomas Bidegain, a co-writer of Jacques Audiard’s award-winning films Rust and Bone and A Prophet.
Tristan Aurouet (1973) is a writer and director, known for Buddy Guards (2015), Blind Valley (2011), and The Secret Adventures of Gustave Klopp (2004, co-directed by Gilles Lellouche). Thomas Bidegain (1968) is a director, writer and actor, known for Rust and Bone (2012), A Prophet (2009) and Les cowboys (2015). Marc Fitoussi (1976) is a director and writer, known for La Vie d’artiste (2007), La ritournelle (2014) and Bonbon au poivre (2005). Cyril Gelblat (1977) is a writer and director, known for Dad in Training (2016) and Les Murs porteurs (2008). Vianney Lebasque is a writer and director, known for comedies Chacun pour tous (2018) and Les petits princes (2013).