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Abattages

A Short film by Joël Warnant

Produced by Les Films de Mai

Production year : 1997

    Synopsis

    In a village somewhere in provincial France, Bertrand, a young man of nineteen, sets off for his first day at work. He has to help Herman, a forester, and Charles, an obscur mystic, to fell trees in the forest. Everything goes well until Hermen tries to teach Bertrand the art of tree-felling. The chainsaws are turning and so is the wind.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films de Mai

    Foreign production company :

    Artémis Productions

    Full credits (7)

    Executive Producer :

    Serge Zeitoun

    Foreign Producer :

    Patrick Quinet

    Sound recordist :

    Yolande Decarsin

    Music Composer :

    Alexander Mullenbach

    Screenwriter :

    Joël Warnant

    Director of photography :

    Glynn Speeckaert

    Editor :

    Yves Dorme

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Belgium

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Belgium)

    Production year :

    1997

    Runtime :

    19 min

    Visa number :

    91.079

    Visa issue date :

    07/01/1997

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)