December 31. End of the Wishman’s journey – apparently a man without a past, without affect, a professional whom the odd job consists, on behalf of family or friends, in wishing happiness to the loners.
But facing the needleless Christmas trees – uptooting, a tragedy – his past resurfaces… He talks about a spoon, refugee’s best friend…
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
After 20 years of journalism and photo-journalism for magazines, Philippe Lamensch became a scriptwriter, a filmmaker in 2008, and in 2010, a producer.
LEGEND OF JOHN THE INVERTED, the first film he directed, was screened up to 50 festivals, won five major awards in Belgium, Germany, Spain and France and was broadcasted in Belgium, France, Germany.
ABOUT A SPOON, his second film, is the first one he produces.
He intends to shot one feature film in the next two years. As a writer he worked with Thierry Michel in the editing process of CONGO RIVER.