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Butterfly Woman

A Short film by Virginie Bourdin

Produced by Les Films du Nord

Production year : 2003

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Production and distribution (3)

Executive Producer :

Les Films du Nord

Foreign production companies :

Digital Graphics, La Boîte... Productions

Co-production :

Gorgone Productions

Synopsis

A spectator, a string puppet, applauds the magic tricks of the Femme Papillon, another string puppet with whom he’s in love. His clapping is so forceful that it snaps his strings. Suddenly free, he runs to the Femme Papillon, in the hope of winning her love by freeing her from her destiny.

Full credits (9)

Executive Producer :

Arnaud Demuynck

Foreign producers :

Marc Umé, Serge Umé

Director of Photography :

Morijke Van Kets

Editor :

Serge Kestemont

Music Composer :

Geert D'haene

Screenwriter :

Virginie Bourdin

Co-producer :

Éric Gleizer

Sound Recordist :

Arnaud Saulnier

Production Designer :

Luc Noël

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Animated film

Sub-genre :

Fairy tale

Themes :

Love

Production language :

No dialogue

Coproducer countries :

Belgium, France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

Majority French (Belgium, France)

Production year :

2003

Runtime :

10 min

Visa number :

105.151

Visa issue date :

23/01/2003

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.85

Audio format :

Dolby SR

Rating restrictions :

None

Director

Festival Selections (22)

Cannes International Film Festival - 2004

Cannes International Film Festival (France, 2004)

Selection

Gras Savoye Prize for Best Producer and Director of a Short Film

Lutin Short Film Awards - 2004

Lutin Short Film Awards (France, 2004)

Selection

Animated Film Nominated

Leipzig - International Documentary and Animated Film Festival  - 2003

Leipzig - International Documentary and Animated Film Festival (Germany, 2003)

Selection

International Competition for Animated Films

CoLCoA - 2003

CoLCoA (United States, 2003)

Selection

Short Film Program

Larissa Mediterranean Festival of New Directors - 2003

Larissa Mediterranean Festival of New Directors (Greece, 2003)

Selection

International Competition

"Tricky Women" - 2003

"Tricky Women" (2003)

Selection

International Competition