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The Piano

The Piano

A Short film by Levon Minasian

Produced by Boa Films

Production year : 2011

    Synopsis

    The terrible earthquake which struck Armenia in 1988 destroyed the city of Leninakan. Twelve years later, Loussiné, young orphan, is a talented pianist. To get ready for an international competition, the Ministry of Culture provides her with a magnificent piano. But once the instrument delivered, it turns out that the temporary shelter where she lives with her grandfather is too small to have a piano there.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Boa Films

    Foreign production company :

    Shant TV

    Co-production :

    Cerigo Films

    Photos

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producers :

    Boris Briche, Jennifer Sabbah

    Foreign Producer :

    Arthur Yezekyan

    Director of Photography :

    Stephan Massis

    Editor :

    Nicolas Desmaison

    Continuity supervisor :

    Anne Fromm

    Sound Mixer :

    Philippe Grivel

    Screenwriter :

    Levon Minasian

    Co-producer :

    Yannis Metzinger

    Sound Recordist :

    Vincent Magnier

    Sound editor :

    Claire Cahu

    Costume designer :

    Chouchane Abello-Tcherpachian

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Comedy, Comedy

    Themes :

    The absurd, The neighborhood

    Production language :

    Armenian

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Armenia

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Armenia)

    Production year :

    2011

    Runtime :

    26 min

    Visa number :

    127.075

    Visa issue date :

    14/02/2011

    Production formats :

    HD

    Color type :

    Color and Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (5)

    Festival of Nations (Ebensee) - 2012

    Festival of Nations (Ebensee) (Austria, 2012)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Regensburg Short Film Week - 2012

    Regensburg Short Film Week (Germany, 2012)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Brussels Short Film Festival - 2011

    Brussels Short Film Festival (Belgium, 2011)

    Selection

    International Competition

    Awards (3)