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The Oval Portrait

The Oval Portrait

A Short film by Dominique Dattola

Produced by AZOTH Studio

Production year : 1985

    Synopsis

    A lost traveler breaks into an abandoned castle. He discovers  a mysterious painting and, by looking up it's history amongst the shelves of the library, wakes-up the ghosts of the place.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    AZOTH Studio

    Subject

    Adapted from a short story by Edgar Allan Poe translated by Charles Baudelaire: The Oval Portrait.

    Photos

    Full credits (13)

    Author of original work :

    Edgar Allan Poe

    Screenwriters :

    Dominique Dattola, Marco Aliotta

    Sound Recordist :

    François Bedel

    Editor :

    Natacha Krylatov

    Music Composer :

    Jeff Cohen

    Grader :

    Michel Hu

    Sound Mixer :

    Agostino Goncalves

    Line Producer :

    Dominique Dattola

    Director of Photography :

    Éric Gautier

    Assistant Operator :

    Joël Krellenstein

    Sound editor :

    Corinne Harari

    Costume designer :

    Alexandra Pozzo di Borgo

    Make-up Artist :

    Isabelle Jonieaux

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Fantasy, Literary adaptation

    Themes :

    Painting, Poetry, Fantasies

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1985

    Runtime :

    10 min

    Visa number :

    65.917

    Visa issue date :

    09/06/1987

    Production formats :

    16mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.33

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None