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Man of the Soil

A Short film by Pierre Deschamps

Production year : 2009


    Jerry Makawest is a Tèw Name, a man of the soil in Creole. He lives away from the wild rhythm of the city and goes only to sell his fruits. He lives in the middle of nowhere in his secret garden where, as his grandparents before him, he cultivates and transplants what the nature gave him. He lives humbly in accordance with the earth, the sea and the rivers. He is far from all the fuss made around the ecology and the environment. He lives, simply.

    Full credits (7)

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre Deschamps

    Production manager :

    Etta Deschamps

    Sound Editor :

    Pierre Deschamps

    Sound Mixer :

    Pierre Deschamps

    Sound recordists :

    Didier Gatouillat, Pierre Deschamps

    Editor :

    Pierre Deschamps

    Music Composers :

    Tata Zongo, Zam Zam Band

    Technical details

    Short film

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    Sub-genre :

    Film musical

    Themes :

    Consumerism, Human nature , Economics, Environment

    Production language :

    French, Creole

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    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    7 min 16 seconds

    Production formats :

    HD - Digital video

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