“This competition is a powerful lever to attract young people to the trades of the hand that are still too unknown, but purveyors of employment and sense. The dissemination of films on the social networks and the website of the competition intensify this interest, movies of season 11 have had eleven million views in two months,” said, in a press release, Elisabeth Ponsolle des Portes, general delegate of the Comité Colbert.
Founded in 1954, the Comité Colbert, a group that brings together the luxurious homes and French cultural institutions, has a mission to promote and defend the traditional skills, crafts to art and historical French.
within the contest “I filmed the movie I like”, open to middle and high school students, under the high patronage of the Ministry of National Education, the Ministry of higher Education, research and innovation, and the Ministry of Work, he sponsors the past three years the category of “The passion of the gesture. The purpose is to promote the business of know-how, and value them by the younger generation.
The College Henri Clement in Donzy (Nièvre) at the Grand Rex – Clap Gold contest I film the job I like 2019, category The passion of the gesture – he received his award from the hands of Nicolas Bos (center), president of the commission, know-how and creation of the Comité Colbert and president of Van Cleef & Arpels nicolasdacosta.fr
For this twelfth edition, the film that won the clap d’or is “The potion magix of Donzyx”, made by pupils of 4th to the college Henri Clément de Donzy, in the Nievre. The team of six young filmmakers is interested in… walnut oil is produced in a mill of Donzy (Bourgogne), in the traditional way, since 1882, and was promoted at once the different steps of the manufacturing process, as well as the health benefits, in French and in English.
Three other awards – the Claps of Money – have been awarded to the short films “green space guardians” of the college George and Marie Bousquet at Eymet (Dordogne), which is focused on the business landscape ; “The metal under the skin” of the school of second chance of Coudekerque-Branche (Nord), which started before the occupation of engraver on metal ; and “A child of the stone – T. Courtadon,” the lay of Riom, (Puy-de-Dôme) for his involvement on the business of a stonemason.
Ceremony presided over by Dujardin
the official ceremony of The award ceremony, which took place Wednesday at the Grand Rex, in Paris, was followed live on the social networks by more than 60,000 internet users. “This competition is a wonderful initiative. The camera is a good way to meet the trades, I think, and quite playful. And today is a day that I like…It is at once very happy, very young, very warm…” said, on stage, the oscar-winning actor Jean Dujardin, who chaired the evening.
For this season 2019, 768 shorts were selected in official selection, representing over 450 trades, of art, art therapist, game designer.