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We Came Back to Chesnut Tree Avenue

A Short film by Leslie Lagier

Produced by Méroé Films

Production year : 2012

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Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

Méroé Films

Co-production :

Association Contrebandes


The fil; director has lost her three uncles. she returns to the cemetery where they are buried.

Between the memories from the families old movies and wandering along the paths of the cemetery, We came back to Chestnut Tree Avenue is it not a mass, just a small prayer in their memory, a tribute to their invisible presence.

Full credits (12)

Executive Producer :

Marie Gutmann

Screenwriter :

Leslie Lagier

Director of photography :

Patricia Atanazio

Assistant Operators :

Anaïs Ravel-Chapuis, Nicolas Kiechel, Pierre-Yves Allais

Editor :

Leslie Lagier

Sound Mixer :

Gilles Bénardeau

Line producer :

Marie Gutmann

Co-producer :

Leslie Lagier

Sound recordist :

Josefina Rodriguez

Production Manager :

Ronan Leroy

Sound editor :

Carole Verner

Narrator :

Leslie Lagier

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Documentary, Experimental

Sub-genre :

Auteur documentary, Portrait, Research - Experimental

Themes :

Death, Family, Memories

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Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Runtime :

16 min 25 seconds

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Production formats :

Super 8 - 16mm

Color type :

Color and Black & White

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Audio format :

Dolby 5.1

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Festival Selections (2)

Tampere Film Festival - 2013

Tampere Film Festival (Finland, 2013)


International Competition