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Have a Break, Have a Flaubert!

A Short film by Dominic Bachy

Produced by D. Films

Production year : 2004

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Actors (2)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

D. Films

Co-production :



1875. Gustave Flaubert has a meeting with his publisher for the edition of his new novel, "Madame Bovary." When he enters the publisher's office, he walks through the doors of time and finds himself in 2004. Sitting behind the desk is Robert Ségalo, an unscrupulous publisher, who suggests Flaubert should adapt his novel to conform to present-day marketing strategies...

Full credits (9)

Executive Producer :

Dominic Bachy

Co-producer :

Martial Mady-B

Sound recordists :

Vincent Hazard, Jérôme Pierrot

Production Designer :

Dominique Vidal

Costume designer :

Dominique Vidal

Screenwriter :

Dominic Bachy

Director of Photography :

Jean-Claude Schifrine

Editor :

Guillaume Maurice

Music Composer :

Pascal Baudot

Technical details

Short film

Genres :


Sub-genre :

Comedy, Literary adaptation

Themes :

Literature, Media

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Production country :


Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

100% French (France)

Production year :


Runtime :

8 min

Production formats :

Digital video

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Audio format :

Dolby SR

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Festival Selections

CoLCoA - 2005

CoLCoA (United States, 2005)

Selection (2)

Short Film Program

Short Film Program