Into The World

  • 7.5 10
  • 2013
  • 40min
Into The World
  • French
  • English

After undergoing a laryngectomy and becoming mute, Joël Perrotte confined himself to his basement. But it is time for him to go out into the world again.

Into The World
  • French
  • English
Awards

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS: Fid Marseille/ Signed De Nuit/ FESDOB/ Docs en Courts/ Séance spéciale Voix du Silence/ Séance spéciale SCAM Paris/ Séance spéciale Cinéma Lux/ We Speak Here/ Rencontres Images Captées de Rochechou art/ Arkipel Jakarta International Documentary and Experimental Film Festival/ CINECOA/ Festival Traces de Vie 

Into The World. The story of an extraordinary metamorphosis

Total laryngectomy, a mutilation that affects the face and the voice, can be lived as a profound metamorphosis. Joël Perrotte undertook that surgery in 2007.

After becoming mute, his first reaction was to retreat from the outside world, in the basement of his home.

Thanks to his wife's support, he surfaced back, and found the strength to learn a new voice and become part of the society.

Production Companies

Triptyque Films

Cina ps TV