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The Money Changer and His Wife, 1514, Quentin Metsys

The Money Changer and His Wife, 1514, Quentin Metsys

A Short film by Clément Cogitore

Produced by Les Poissons Volants

Production year : 2014


    A film from Les Petits Secrets des grands tableaux collection- Season 1

    The Money Changer and His Wife sketches the portrait of sixteenth century Antwerp. In the guise of a simple genre scene, the painter Quentin Metsys reveals a subtle criticism of a world inflamed by  the vanity of merchants.

    Production and distribution (2)


    Thanks to digital animation, details of masterpieces from the history of art come alive to recount the spirit of the age and the upheavals of history: wars, revolutions, economic transformations, scientific discoveries, beliefs, and flow of ideas.


    Full credits (13)

    Executive Producer :

    Sophie Goupil

    Executive Producer :

    Nawal Tahiri

    Voice :

    Clémentine Célarié

    Sound Editor :

    Julien Ngo-Trong

    Music Composer :

    Roque Rivas

    Grader :

    François Lavignotte

    Post-production supervisor :

    François-Joseph Botbol

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Animated film, Documentary

    Sub-genre :

    2D & 3D animation

    Themes :

    Art, Painting, History

    Production language :

    French, English, German

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    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :


    Runtime :

    26 min

    Production formats :

    Digital creation

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