Hunting Daze

Hunting Daze (Jour de Chasse) (2024)

Hunting Daze (Jour de Chasse) had its World Première at the SXSW 2024 Nina (Nahéma Ricci) stands against a rockface, her eyes closed as though asleep, until she opens them to watch two noisy birds circling overhead. This imagery in the opening sequence of Hunting Daze (Jour de Chasse) will recur, with significant variations, at…

Under Spanish Skies

Under Spanish Skies (2022)

Writer/director Nathan Buck’s Under Spanish Skies begins with a woman trying to hitch a ride on a dusty road. This is Alix (Nahéma Ricci), heading to the villa in Andalusia, Spain where her uncle Andrés (Amr Waked) lives and works as an eco engineer. Alix is young and with her whole life ahead of her,…