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Swimming Away

Swimming Away

A Short film by Matthieu-David Cournot

Produced by La fémis

Production year : 2006

    Synopsis

    Sarah can’t cope with answering the telephone. She has lost her baby. Lying beside the empty cradle, she responds to nothing… But suddenly, when dipping her finger in a glass of water, she realizes that she can be transported into an unfamiliar undersea world. She is the only person to believe in her strange powers and decides to give herself over to them completely.

    Actress

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    La fémis

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriter :

    Julia Lowy

    Director of Photography :

    Matthieu-David Cournot

    Editor :

    Svetlana Vaynblat

    Music Composer :

    Oliver Probst

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama, Fantasy

    Themes :

    Ocean, Solitude/loneliness

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2006

    Runtime :

    11 min

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SRD

    Rating restrictions :

    None