A feature length documentary by Denis Parrot
64' I English, french, japanese, russian, german
Through a montage of compelling and breathtaking videos posted on the Internet by young gays, bis, lesbians or transexuals, Out makes us experience from within the groundbreaking moment of their coming out –after which their intimate and social life shall be forever changed.
Written & directed by Denis Parrot
Editor: Denis Parrot
Sound editor: Olivier Laurent
Re-recording mixer: Bruno Mercère
Color Grading: Sasha Savic
Line producer: Bénédicte Perrot
Produced by Claire Babany & Eléonore Boissinot
Coproduced by Sébastien Deurdilly (Upside Films)
Associate producer: Johan de Faria
International sales: Ampersand
Coproducer: Upside Films
With the support of Région Ile-de-France & CNC Avance sur recettes (finishing funds)
Broadcasters: Canal+, Ciné+, MDR/ARTE, RTS, RTBF, LCP-Assemblée Nationale +10 countries
Pitched at the DOK Leipzig co-production market 2017
French theatrical release on May 1st, 2019
Festivals & awards
Festivals 2018/19 : Sheffield DocFest (UK), Biografilm Festival Bologna (Italy), Nice In & Out film festival closing film (France), Atlantida FilmFest at Palma de Mallorca (Spain), Busan IFF (Korea), DOK Leipzig (Germany), Chéries-Chéris Paris LGBTQ+ film festival (France), CPH:DOX (Denmark), Docpoint Helsinki (Finland)...
“Free Spirit Award” at Warsaw International Film Festival (Poland), “Youth Prize” at Reus Memorimage Film Festival (Spain), “Impact Award” at Fipadoc Biarritz 2019 (France), Etoile de la Scam 2020...
They talk about it: Télérama (TTT), Libération, Les inrockuptibles, CNC, Le Monde, RTS, Komitid, Le blog documentaire, Culturopoing...
LCP-Assemblée nationale : May 17th, 2022 at 10:30 pm with a rerun July 8th, 2022 at 10:30 pm
ARTE La Lucarne: June 21st, 2021 at 11:20 pm et le February 7th, 2023 at 12:25 am
Visible in replay on Arte.tv until March 7th, 2023