The Return

Director: Yohann Kouam
Country: France
Year: 2015
Running Time: 22 min.
Language: French with English subtitles

It’s been a year since his big brother left, and Willy, 15, can’t wait for him to return. Willy thought he knew everything about Theo, but when he arrives back in the block, Willy discovers a secret about him…

About the Director

Yohann Kouam

Biography: Born in Lille (France) from Cameroonian parents, Yohann Kouam studied editing at Institut des arts de diffusion (IAD) in Brussels, then Translation Studies in France. After his shorts Fragments de vie (2007) and Les dimanches de Léa (2010), he directed the short The Return (2013), which became internationally acclaimed.

Films Shown in AFF, Inc. Programs:
The Return (2016)

Filmography:
Fragments de vie (2007)
Les dimanches de Léa (2010)
The Return (2013)