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The Death of Olivier Bécaille

The Death of Olivier Bécaille

A Short film by Thibault Dentel

Produced by Caboche

Production year : 2008

  • Contents

Actors (4)

Production and distribution

Executive Producer :

Caboche

Synopsis

France, on 1919. Olivier Bécaille is in the middle of a crisis of catalepsy. His limbs are paralyzed, he falls into low blood pressure, into hypothermia, cannot make the slightest gesture but sees everything and hears everything. On the other hand, his circle of acquaintances thinks that he is dead: his wife the first one, then the neighbor and finally the doctor. They then decide to bury him.

Subject

Adapted from The Death of Olivier Bécaille by Emile Zola.

Photos (2)

Full credits (12)

Executive Producer :

Thibault Dentel

Screenwriter :

Thibault Dentel

Sound Recordist :

Olivier Le Cherpie

Editor :

Thibault Dentel

Continuity supervisor :

Dad L'Hoest-Martin

Music Composer :

Julie Roué

Author of original work :

Émile Zola

Director of Photography :

Jean-Baptiste Vaccaro

Production Manager :

Thibault Dentel

Sound Editor :

Julien Rochard

Production Designer :

Thibault Dentel

Sound Mixer :

Julien Rochard

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Literary adaptation , Psychological drama

Themes :

Fear, Death

Production language :

French

Production country :

France

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

100% French (France)

Production year :

2008

Runtime :

22 min

Visa number :

121.831

Production formats :

Super 16

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

1.66

Audio format :

Stereo

Rating restrictions :

None