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Les Traverses (On Tracks)

France

2022

54 min

Olivier, a resident of the Southern Alps, tries to trace the hundreds of workers who built the railway from Nice to Digne-les-Bains. His quest meets the daily struggle of railway workers and users against the abandonment of this mountain line, destined to disappear.

Original Language

French

Direction

Félix Besson

Camera

Félix Besson

Editing

Timothée Bernelle

Sound

Alexandre Bracq

Script

Félix Besson

Producer

Adrien LOUIS - Maximilien Colcy

About the filmmaker.

Born in 1991 in Thiais, Félix Besson grew up in Savoie, in the Tarentaise valley. After studying communication and post-production, he took a master’s degree in writing and documentary direction in Paris. During these years, he directed several films for personal and learning purposes. After that he worked as assistant camera and cameraman for various television programs and short films. Les Traverses is his first film. He now lives in Le Mans.

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