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Chinese Box

A Short film by Jean-Paul Girbal

Produced by Rita Films

Production year : 2014


    Paris, at sunset. A young woman exchanges documents in exchange for some money. It is her job, she only does it in the dark night and moves from a customer to an another using her elegant sports car. After this job, she is asked to now go and collect some unusual goodsto deliver: a simple box. By trying to open it, she injures her hand. She leaves ill-at-ease.


    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Rita Films

    Full credits (13)

    Executive Producer :

    Michel Teicher

    Screenwriter :

    Jean-Paul Girbal

    Sound Recordist :

    Renaud Duguet

    Editor :

    Maxime Pozzi-Garcia

    Continuity supervisor :

    Charlotte Selman

    Costume designer :

    Isabelle Bardot

    Sound Mixer :

    Virgile Stein

    Assistant directors :

    Bertrand Doudet, Hugo Canela

    Director of Photography :

    Xavier Castro

    Production Manager :

    Germain Robin

    Sound Editor :

    Renaud Duguet

    Music Composer :

    Cyrille Marchesseau

    Special Effects :

    Laurent Ferry

    Technical details

    Short film

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    Sub-genre :

    Fantasy, Bizarre

    Themes :

    Solitude/loneliness, Wandering, Fear

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    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    9 min 56 seconds

    Production formats :

    HD - HD 4K

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