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The Gravedigger

The Gravedigger

A Short film by Sylvie Benavides

Production year : 2008

    Synopsis

    It is the autumn. On a bed song sung by a child, a man short of breath stops filling a hole in a place which looks like in a kind of clearing. This father of a seven-year-old girl loses brutally the hope to get back his wife who left him for another woman. His daughter escapes from him, he loses control of his life. But up to what point?

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Casque d'Or Films

    Subject

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriter :

    Sylvie Benavides

    Sound Recordist :

    Olivier Chatron

    Continuity supervisor :

    Elsa Prioux

    Costume designer :

    Brigitte Margerin

    Director of Photography :

    Arnaud Keil

    Sound editor :

    Diane Peyrat

    Music Composer :

    Patrick Réo

    Sound mixer :

    Diane Peyrat

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama

    Themes :

    Conflict, Homosexuality

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2008

    Runtime :

    18 min 40 seconds

    Production formats :

    Mini DV

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Director

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