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The Bird and US

The Bird and US

A Short film by Félix Rehm

Produced by La fémis

Production year : 2016

Production and distribution

Executive Producer :

La fémis


In 1926, a Brancusi sculpture is stopped at the American border. Non-figurative, this artwork is classified as a manufactured article and its owner forced to pay a duty. The artist appealed the decision. Judge Byron Waite, a former member of the Customs Board, is chosen to process the trial.


Photos (2)

Full credits (6)

Producer :

Margaux Juvénal

Editor :

Félix Rehm

Music Composers :

Géry Petit, Axel Nouveau

Screenwriter :

Félix Rehm

Sound Editor :

Romain Ozanne

Graders :

Juliette Barrat, Maxence Lemonnier

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Fiction, Documentary, Experimental

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Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Runtime :

19 min 50 seconds

Production formats :

Video - Photos

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Color and Black & White

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