Julien Faraut
Julien Faraut
Emmanuel Laurent | A coproduction with INSEP

Director Julien Faraut discovers Chris Marker’s long for gotten first feature in the archives of France’s Institute of Sport. Olympia 52 documents the Helsinki Olympics of 1952 in a way that foreshadows Marker’s incredible career as one of the world’s foremost documentarians. Faraut revisits the film and discovers how Chris Marker became Chris Marker.