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The Silk Road

The Silk Road

A Short film by Clément Schneider

Produced by Les Films d'Argile

Production year : 2017


    Abbas, a young Iranian without work papers, has found refuge with Claire and her daughter Colette at the cost of a risky strategy: to avoid any questions, Abbas and Colette make the whole village believe they are in love. Until this winter day when Colette comes home after a party, accompanied by a boy her own age, Lucas. A little tale about uprooting.

    Actors (4)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films d'Argile

    Photos (6)

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    Alice Bégon

    Executive Producer :

    Alice Bégon

    Director of photography :

    Anastasia Durand-Launay

    Camera operator :

    Anastasia Durand-Launay

    Sound editors :

    Florent Castellani, Kinane Moualla

    Production Designer :

    Samuel Charbonnot

    Assistant director :

    Chloé Galibert-Laîné

    Screenwriter :

    Clément Schneider

    Sound Recordist :

    Elton Rabineau

    Editor :

    Anna Brunstein

    Continuity supervisor :

    Anaïs Sergeant

    Costume designer :

    Sophie Bégon

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :


    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama

    Themes :

    Love, Exile, Exodus, Monde rural

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    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    35 min

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    Color type :

    Color and Black & White

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