Dans ton tel

8 x 4 minutesArte & France.tv, 🇫🇷 2019
Role : author, director
Written & directed with S. Chekaik-Chaila |Production: Upian

Through eight portraits, Dans ton tel (In your phone) dives into the smartphones of eight young men and women. The web series scans singular practices in this object of the intimate sphere, and question the audience on each others uses, as well as its own.

A 8 x 4 minutes video series, written and produced with S. Chekaik Chaila and Upian, for France.tv and Arte.


  • Jocya, 17 yo

    Jocya refuses to pay for news, but still wants to understand what’s going on in the world. So she searches for her own path on the social networks. As she says “there is a bit of everything: verified news, fake news, clickbaits…”
    English subtitles available ↗
  • Fatoumata, 18 yo

  • « Fatoumata is currently learning korean. Knowing one language from every continent, traveling to 50 countries, visiting places that could be cleared out… She wants to see the world before everything collapses.»

    English subtitles available ↗

    Other episodes

    Meryem, 18 ans: to build an identity and awareness with the social networks.
    Flavien, 19 ans: to campain online for the « yellow vests » movement.
    Eloise, 17 ans: to nourish a growing ecological awareness.
    Bastien, 17 ans: 25k followers on TikTok.
    Hamza, 18 ans: “I learn more from Youtube than I do from school”.
    Yannis, 18 ans: to explore the literary world with a smartphone.


    8 x 4 minutes video series, written and produced with S. Chekaik-Chaila and Upian
    Funded by the French public service broadcaster: France.tv, Arte, RFI, France 24, Radio France, INA…
    Production manager: C. Lacharmoise
    Executive producers: A. Brachet, M. Missika
    Casting: S. Chekaik-Chaila, A. Flaux
    Art direction: T. Steffen
    Video editing: A. Schirer, T. Lallier, S. Lehmann
    Motion design: A. Schirer, L. Kessler, J. Gonçalvès
    Sound design: La Fugitive