A Glorious Day

WRITERS & DIRECTORS: Romuald rodrigues andrade & ludovic aklil piette
21 minutes | France

20-year-old Kamel has a project for his low-income neighborhood in the South of France. Committed and idealist, he is invited to pitch it to the Minister of urban planning, in person. Together with his sidekicks Hichem and Youssoufa, Kamel finds himself in over his head, caught up in a political game…
This is the second short film by Romuald Rodrgues Andrade with Films de Force Majeure after Get Lost.


Production: Films de Force Majeure

Release: 2022
TV broadcast: Culturebox – France Télévisions – 03.21.2023 as part of the international day against racial discrimination.
Histoire courtes – France 2 – 11.13.2022.




CNC – aide avant réalisation, Images de la Diversité – CGET, Région Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, France télévisions, SACD Beaumarchais, Sacem, City of Vitrolles, City of Marseille, PROCIREP, ANGOA

In partnership with
Vatos Locos Vidéo
Catalogue du Sensible

This project was selected at
European Market for Film Music Composition of Music&Cinema International Film Festival in Marseille 2020


Written and directed by Romuald Rodrigues Andrade & Ludovic Aklil Piette
1st Assistant director Lauriane Mack
Location manager Manuel Karacachian
Director of photography Mathieu Gaudet
1° assistant operator Zoï Bota
Sound engineer Frédéric Buy
Gaffer Lauren de la Borie
Machinist Clément Posak
Casting/ Continuity Milena Becquart
Costume Sarah Habib
Set designer Marie Potier
Make-up Oana Menus
Original score Sébastien Damiani
Laurent Lombart
Sound editor/mixer
Frédéric Bielle
Colour grading
Matthieu Weil
 Jérôme Nunes, Jean-Laurent Csinidis

With Iliès Kadri, Mamadou-Lamine Doumbia, Malik Bouchenaf

Technical sheet

5.1, stereo
21 minutes
Original language French with english subtitles
Visa number


International Music & Cinema Festival Marseille – Young audience award (France)

International Education Film Festival (France)
SchulKinoWochen Festival (Germany)
Ale Kino Festival (Poland)
Agadir International Film and Migration Festival (Morocco)
Lublin Film Festival (Poland)
Africlap Festival (France)
Alter-Native International Short Film Festival (Romania)
Court Derrière Film Festival (France)
Jean Carmet Film Festival – Inmates Price Competition (France)
AXD Film Festival (Greece)
La Ciotat Berceau du Cinéma Festival – Prize of the Public for the best short film shot in the South region (France)
International Jeunesse tout courts Festival – Official Competition (France)
International Short Film Festival Oberhausen – World Premiere – Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Germany)
International Music & Cinema Festival Marseille – Special Jury Mention (France)

Cinébanlieue – In competition (France)
Un festival c’est trop court ! – Courts d’ici competition (France)
Off-Courts Trouville (France)