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The Book

A Short film by Magali Negroni

Produced by Barns Productions

Production year : 2002

    Synopsis

    Anna, a babysitter, frightens a small child by telling a story that is anything but a fairy tale. There are no princes in it; it’s not about eternal love. Anna isn’t cruel-hearted, she’s just angry. Her mother has just died. Over a period of 48 hours, Anna hides the truth so as to escape from the reality of her situation.

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Barns Productions

    Full credits (8)

    Executive Producer :

    Prune Farro

    Director of Photography :

    Patrick Ghiringhelli

    Editor :

    Fabien Vernant

    Music Composers :

    Frédéric Dunis, Arnaud Frilley

    Screenwriter :

    Magali Negroni

    Sound Recordist :

    Christian Berthier

    Production Designer :

    Bernard Malbec de Champagnac

    Costume designer :

    Valérie Barberousse

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Fairy tale

    Themes :

    Childhood, Love

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2002

    Runtime :

    17 min

    Visa number :

    99.595

    Visa issue date :

    24/01/2002

    Production formats :

    Super 16

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None