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My Father the Fish

My Father the Fish

A Short film by Britta Potthoff, Adrien Pavie

Produced by A&B

Production year : 2017


    Seven year old Esteban lives with his Turkish father on an untidy farm in France.  Coming home from the river with a trout, Esteban finds his father gasping for air like a fish out of water.  Everything gets mixed up in the boy's magical imagination : he must save the fish to save his father.

    Actors (3)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :


    Photos (4)

    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producers :

    Adrien Pavie, Britta Potthoff

    Line Producers :

    Adrien Pavie, Britta Potthoff

    Director of Photography :

    Fabian Hothan

    Assistant Operators :

    Rémi Bougès, Leander Büge

    Editor :

    Akrivi Filippakopoulos

    Continuity supervisor :

    Lou Rech

    Music Composer :

    Jean-Noël Yven

    Make-up Artist :

    Astrid Holk

    Assistant Director :

    Éric Doxat

    Screenwriters :

    Britta Potthoff, Adrien Pavie

    Sound Recordist :

    Mathias Large

    Camera operators :

    Fabian Hothan, Thomas Bader

    Sound Editor :

    Jean-Noël Yven

    Production Designer :

    Mauria De Angelis

    Costume designer :

    Mylène Pastor

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :


    Sub-genre :

    Psychological drama, Fairy tale

    Themes :

    Imagination, Childhood, Illness

    Production language :

    French, Turkish

    Production country :

    France (100.0%)

    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :


    Runtime :

    15 min

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    Visa issue date :


    Production formats :

    HD 2K

    Color type :


    Aspect ratio :


    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

    Rating restrictions :


    Posters (1)

    Directors (2)

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