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Mom's Swimming Pool

A Short film by Yann Chayia

Produced by Les Films du Requin

Production year : 2007

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Actors (4)

Production and distribution

Executive Producer :

Les Films du Requin


A woman has been living with apnea now for forty years. Forty years of walking the damp and noisy corridors of this pool from which she’s distanced herself without ever been able to leave it. Like someone who has had a limb amputated, she constantly senses the presence of the baby she never had.

Full credits (11)

Executive Producer :

Jean des Forêts

Director of Photography :

Yohann Charrin

Editor :

Serge Turquier

Production Designers :

Mathias Kéchichian, Sylvain Cabouat

Costume designer :

Nelly Minchella

Sound Mixer :

Sammy Nekib

Screenwriter :

Yann Chayia

Sound Recordist :

Sammy Nekib

Sound Editor :

Sammy Nekib

Music Composer :

Gabriel des Forêts

Music Performer :

Gabriel des Forêts

Technical details

Short film

Genres :


Sub-genre :

Psychological drama, Bizarre

Themes :

Motherhood, Solitude/loneliness

Production language :

No dialogue

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Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Runtime :

10 min 3 seconds

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Production formats :

Super 8

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Audio format :

Dolby DTS

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