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No Part of the Pig is Wasted

A Short film by Emma Perret

Produced by Moteur S'il Vous Plaît Production

Production year : 2007


    A remote building site in a swamp zone. Six seasonal workers: Old Emir with a mustache; stocky José who moans all the time; chubby Ugo, a bit of a blockhead; swarthy Emiliano, so calm, so slow; raw-boned Peruvic, always starving and afraid; tetchy Marko who exudes restrained power and aggressiveness. They live there, with no privacy, in the middle of nowhere. Dug up mud and earth on one side, murky canal water on the other. And morning, afternoon, and night, they live off fish soup, while talking to each other, with despair and delight, about recipes of greasy chips and stuffed pork balls. But this difficult situation may change because Marko has an idea. By going in together, they could buy a piglet that they could fatten up on the scraps and leftovers.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution

    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Christie Molia

    Director of Photography :

    Martin de Chabaneix

    Editor :

    Marie Luquet

    Production Designer :

    Éva Julhe

    Costume designer :

    Zaïa Koscianski

    Screenwriter :

    Emma Perret

    Sound Recordist :

    Martin Descombels

    Sound Editor :

    Martin Descombels

    Music Composer :

    Yvan Hio

    Sound Mixer :

    Pierre Atyasse

    Technical details

    Short film

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    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Burlesque comedy

    Themes :

    Diet, Friendship

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    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    19 min 21 seconds

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    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

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