Marie Larrivé, Marie & Lucas
After an earthquake in Naples bay, the body of a man is found. The Italian police believe the man killed himself 40 years ago. They contact Dino and his daughter Victoria for a DNA test.
During this unexpected journey together, the young woman digs into her father's mysterious past while Dino immerses himself unwillingly in the scenery of his childhood.
Lucas Malbrun, Marie & Lucas
Margarethe, a German artist in her fifties, returns to her hometown Leipzig for a retrospective of her work. Rediscovering her paintings takes her back to her student days as an anti RDA protester in love with Heinrich, a mysterious young punk singer. Through the fog of repressed memories, the growing doubt - did she ever really know who he was ?
Paul and his big sister Céline squabble all the time. Just the normal life of a happy family, with its occasional upsets.
Suddenly, a momentary loss of control, a sharp smack, and everything becomes tense and dramatic. The daily harmony is muted leaving only heavy silence.
Mr K works hard in a cramped office. He produces advertising posters for "Pastagel", a big company peddling a miraculous product to keep your hair fabulous all day long.
Desperate to look like his colleagues, Mr K does his best to look clean and sharp but infuriatingly his rebellious hair just doesn’t stay in place...
One night he is visited by a strange apparition, the spitting image of Mr K with a face striped like a tiger. From this moment, his organised existence is sent into disarray.
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Short Shorts, Tokyo, Japan
Shortlisted for the Cesar Award Trophy
Athens Animfest, Greece > SPECIAL MENTION
Anima, Brussels, Belgium
Tehran International Animation Festival, Iran
Tokyo Anime Award, Japan
Festival National du film d'animation, France > BEST SHORT FILM
Animayo, Gran Canaria > BEST ART DIRECTION AWARD
Aniamsivo, Mexico City
CutOut Fest, Querétaro, Mexico
St. Louis International Film Festival, USA
> BEST ANIMATED SHORT AWARD
Zinebi, Bilbao, Spain
Cinanima, Espinho, Portugal
Warsaw Film Festival, Poland
Off-Courts, Trouville, France
The 24 Hours of Le Mans, 1955. 300,000 spectators are watching from the sidelines. It is 6:00 PM when Pierre Levegh’s car ploughs into the spectator stands, scattering the crowd with his car engine’s hot debris. It is a tragedy that will cost more than 80 lives. And yet, the race goes on. At Mercedes, a friend and co-pilot of Pierre Levegh’s is ready to take the relay. His name is John Fitch.
Off-Courts, Trouville, France
Palm Springs animation, USA
Les Sommets du cinéma d’animation, Canada
Cardiff Animation Festival, Wales
Festival du Cinéma européen de Lille, France
Festival national du film d'animation, Rennes, France
RapidLion, South Africa
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Academy Awards - Oscars Shortlist
Fubiz TV Awards Shortlist
Reggio Film Festival Staff Special Mention - Animation Category
Festival International du Film d'Animation d'Annecy - Festival du Film Francophone d’Angoulême -
Anirmau Best European Short Film
Besancourt Amination - Experimental Award
Tokyo Anime Award Competition Notable Entry Prize - General Category
Mecal International Short Film Festival Chimay International Award
Cinequest Film Festival - Best Animation Film
Festival du Cinéma Européen - Best Animated Short Film
Cleveland International Film Festival -Best Animated Short Film
Nashville Film Festival - Best Animated Short Film
Manhattan - In the early 1950's, Jack, a passionate art lover visits museums all day long. Consumed by his desire to absorb the inspiration of his favorite artists, he steals their paintings and...eats them ! Finding himself alone in his apartment after having consumed every painting he has stolen he is still famished... so he tries his hand with a brush, paint and canvas... yielding unexpected results ! A joyful tribute to painters and an homage to Jackson Pollok, « Dripped » imagines the nature of the artistic muse in a completely new and unusual way.