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Bâmiyân

Bâmiyân

A Short film by Patrick Pleutin

Produced by Les Films de l'Arlequin

Production year : 2008

    Synopsis

    In the year 632, the Chinese monk Xuanzang discovered colossal statues of Buddha in the Bamiyan valley of Afghanistan. In 2008, the children of the valley recount myths and legends about the tragic fate of these statues, which were destroyed by the Talibans in 2001.

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films de l'Arlequin

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Premium Films

    Co-production :

    Arte France

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Photos (3)

    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Dora Benousilio

    Voice-over :

    Chen Dehong

    Sound Recordist :

    Alain Philippon

    Music Composer :

    Philippe Eidel

    Special Effects :

    Frédéric Tribolet

    Screenwriter :

    Patrick Pleutin

    Director of Photography :

    Nicolas Pfeiffer

    Editor :

    Céline Kélépikis

    Production Designer :

    Patrick Pleutin

    Sound Mixer :

    Éric Münch

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Animated film

    Sub-genre :

    Under-the-camera animation, Fairy tale, Video art

    Themes :

    Regions, History

    Production language :

    Afghan, Chinese

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2008

    Runtime :

    14 min 9 seconds

    Visa number :

    114.962

    Visa issue date :

    05/05/2008

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SRD

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

    Festival Selections (11)

    Leeds International Film Festival - 2009

    Leeds International Film Festival (Great Britain, 2009)

    Selection

    Louis Le Prince International Competition

    Anima - 2009

    Anima (Belgium, 2009)

    Selection

    International Competition, Professional Films

    Delegations