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The Night I Swam

The Night I Swam

A Feature film by Damien Manivel, Kohei Igarashi

Production year : 2017

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Production and distribution (4)

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Shellac Sud

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Snow covered mountains in Japan. Every night, a fisherman makes his way to the market in town. His 6 year old son is awoken by his departure and finds it impossible to fall back to sleep. In the sleeping household, the young boy draws a picture he then slips into his satchel. On his way to school, still drowsy, he strays off the path and wanders into the snow…

Photos (2)

Full credits (7)

Producers :

Martin Bertier, Damien Manivel

Screenwriters :

Damien Manivel, Kohei Igarashi

Sound recordists :

Jérôme Petit, Simon Apostolou

Music Composer :

Jérôme Petit

Associate producers :

Kohei Igarashi, Makoto Oki, Thomas Ordonneau, Yov Moor

Director of Photography :

Wataru Takahashi

Editor :

William Laboury

Technical details

Feature film

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Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Current status :

Upcoming release

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