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The Breakaway

A Short film by Céline Guénot

Produced by La fémis

Production year : 2009

    Synopsis

    Walentyna, a young Polish woman, lands at Saint-Nazaire to find Wojtek, her husband employed in a shipyard and who suddenly stopped giving news. She questions people, in an approximative English, then meets Guillaume, young worker who seems to have known Wojtek and whom becomes in spite of himself the holder of the truth about his disappearance.

    Actors (2)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    La fémis

    Photos

    Full credits (8)

    Screenwriters :

    Katell Guillou, Céline Guénot

    Production manager :

    Anna Ciennik

    Sound editor :

    Hélène Thabouret

    Production Designer :

    Sophie Bégon

    Director of Photography :

    Antoine d'Artemare

    Editor :

    Jefferson Lellouche

    Continuity supervisor :

    Magali Frater

    Sound Mixer :

    Jérémie Kominek

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Immigration

    Production language :

    English, French, Polish

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2009

    Runtime :

    13 min

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None