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The Cat's Theory

A Short film by Fred Gobin

Produced by Xbo Films

Production year : 2009


    Cat's Theory tells the recurring introduction and frightening nightmares of a child, destroyed by cats in a corridor which leads to the kitchen, as his father calls him to sit down to eat. The resolution of this fright is a metaphor of the passage to adulthood which supposes to exceed his fears by negotiating with the others. However, the other nightmares continue outside.

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Xbo Films

    Co-production :

    La Ménagerie

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (8)

    Executive Producer :

    Luc Camilli

    Voice-over :

    Vincent Grass

    Sound Recordist :

    Kevin Brandstetter

    Music Composer :

    Pyjama (Groupe)

    Screenwriter :

    Fred Gobin

    Director of Photography :

    Cyril Maddalena

    Editor :

    Fred Gobin

    Sound Mixer :

    Pascal Busolin

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Animated film

    Sub-genre :

    Under-the-camera animation, Bizarre, Legend

    Themes :

    Childhood, Dreams

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    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    6 min 41 seconds

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    Production formats :

    Digital photography

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    Color and Black & White

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