Morgan SIMON (1987, France) wasn't interested in film from a very young age, and started with a study in Biology. After that he was educated in Communications, where he came into contact with film and decided to focus his career on filmmaking. He went to Paris to study screenwriting at the Femis Film School. His first feature film A Taste of Ink (2016) took part in L'Atelier de la Cinéfondation at Cannes and in The Jerusalem International Film Lab. The film premiered in San Sebastian and won a Special Mention.
Goose (2011, short), American Football (2012, short), Essaie de mourir jeune (2014, short), Réveiller les morts (2016, short), Compte tes blessures/A Taste of Ink (2016)
Morgan Simon at IFFR
A Taste of Ink
Vincent (24 and Parisian) is an impressive figure on stage, where he screams out his frustrations as the singer in a metalcore band. The flames of his fury are fanned by a difficult love-hate relationship with his father. Their smouldering conflict erupts when they fight for the same woman.