40 years – that’s cause for celebration! For the last 40 years, the Poitiers Film Festival has featured young graduates who go on to grace red carpets and cinema theatres the world over. To celebrate its 40th anniversary, the festival welcomes one of these renowned individuals whose career started in Poitiers: Asif Kapadia. A British director, Kapadia will present his film Amy, which was the 2016 Oscar Winner for Documentary Feature. The festivities will also include screenings of two of his earlier films, Senna and Far North, as well as 4 “Cinema and Sandwich” events to (re)discover 4 memorable films from the Poitiers Film Festival’s previous Selections.