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The Present

The Present

A Short film by Vivien Hartmann

Produced by La fémis

Production year : 2016

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Actors (2)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

La fémis

Foreign production company :

Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg


Sora, a young Romanian makes a living by cleaning the metro stations of Paris at night. She lives far away from her daughter in Romania, as whose birthday is approaching, she has to make a decision. 


Photos (2)

Full credits (16)

Producer :

Leonie Pokutta

Director of Photography :

Max Christmann

Assistant Operator :

Julian Steiner

Production manager :

Leonie Pokutta

Sound Editor :

Denis Elmaci

Production Designers :

Paula A. Molanos, Nelson Bechara

Music Composers :

Nicolai Krepart, Edward Fernbach

Make-up Artist :

Lola Herbinière-Sève

Screenwriter :

Martin Lecointe

Sound Recordist :

Lucas Doméjean

Camera Operator :

Julian Steiner

Editor :

Svenja Baumgärtner

Continuity supervisor :

Clémentine Concédieu

Animation :

Daniel Brenner

Costume designer :

Claire Binet

Sound Mixer :

Lucas Doméjean

Technical details

Short film

Genres :


Sub-genre :

Psychological drama, Bizarre

Themes :

Motherhood, Emigration, Marginality

Production language :

French, Romanian

Coproducer countries :

France, Germany

Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

50% French (France, Germany)

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Runtime :

18 min 23 seconds

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