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In the Beginning Was the Sea

A Short film by Charlotte Arene

Produced by EnsAD - École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs

Production year : 2016

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The word of God is addressed to Jonah; but Jonah won't hear it. As he runs away at sea, a storm throws him down into the belly of a great fish. For three days and three nights, he will travel the depths, questioning what lies within the sea, the sky and the heart of whales.

Technical details

Short film

Genres :

Animated film

Sub-genre :

2D animation

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Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

100% French (France)

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Runtime :

10 min 4 seconds

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Digital creation

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