« Bernard, in search of an anti-economist» is a documentary film written and directed by Hélène Risser, journalist and friend of Bernard Maris and Hélène Fresnel, journalist and former companion of Bernard Maris. This film is an investigation of the underground influences, different universes and beings that have nourished Bernard Maris’ ideas and thought. This documentary film shall reveal the reasons why Bernard Maris’ approach to economy was more sensitive and subjective than scientific, his passion for literature and the definitive turn he wanted to take towards this form of art, before the 7 of January 2015.


Lenght : 52′

Authors/Directors : Hélène Risser and Hélène Fresnel.

Chief video editor : Jérémy Leroux.

Chief operator : Dominique Delapierre.

Producer : Jan Vasak.

Coproduction : Public Sénat and France 3 Ile de France.

Broadcasters : Public Sénat, France Télévisions.

Drawings : Catherine Meurisse.

Music : Pablo Pico, Day for Night edition.

With the support of the Centre National de la Cinématographie et de l’image animée and la Région Midi-Pyrénées.


Selected at the FIGRA 2017