nominated for
Cinéma Positif Award

The Festival du Cinéma Positif, taking place during the Cannes festival for the 4th time, has selected Free Lunch Society by Christian Tod among the ten documentaries vying for the Cinéma Positif Award.
The 2019 selection focusses on the theme of social justice, prizes will be awarded in three categories: fiction, documentary and first feature film on May 23rd.

The Festival du Cinéma Positif (May 16 to 23, 2019) highlights a positively engaged cinema that changes our view on future challenges. The screenings are scheduled in theaters and on an open-air venue during the Cannes festival.
The 2019 selection comprises 13 fiction films, 10 documentaries and 12 first feature films
Nominees for the Cinéma Positif Award 2019
(cat. documentary)
  • De chaque instant by Nicolas Philibert (France)
  • El Silencio de los otros by Robert Bahar & Almudena Carracedo (US, Spain)
  • FREE LUNCH SOCIETY (Jour de paye ! vers un revenu universel), de Christian Tod (Austria, Germany)
  • Libre by Michel Toesca (France)
  • Lindy Lou, jurée n°2 by  Florent Vassault (France)
  • RBG by Betsy West & Julie Cohen (USA)
  • Social Business by Amirul Arham (France, Bangladesh)
  • The State against Nelson Mandela and the others (Le procès contre Mandela et les autres) by Nicolas Champeaux & Gilles Porte (France)
  • Un village dans le vent by Jean-Louis Gonterre (France)
  • Viaje a los Pueblos Fumigados (Le grain et l’ivraie) by Fernando E. Solanas (Argentine)