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Purpleboy

Purpleboy

A Short film by Alexandre Siqueira

Production year : 2019

    Synopsis

    Oscar is a child germinating in his parents' backyard. His body grows in the earth. No one knows his biological sex, but he wants to be a boy. One day, Oscar comes out of the ground and discovers his female body. Following this painful discovery, will he get the recognition of his identity that he desires so much?

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-production :

    Rainbox Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Autour de Minuit

    Foreign production companies :

    Luna Blue Film, Ambiances... asbl, Bando à Parte

    French distribution :

    Je Regarde

    Photos

    Full credits (10)

    Screenwriter :

    Alexandre Siqueira

    Production managers :

    Rodrigo Areias, Mickaël Carton, Thierry Zamparutti, Serge Kestemont

    Sound Editor :

    Laurent Martin

    Foley artist :

    Pierre Greco

    Sound Mixer :

    Laurent Martin

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Animated film

    Sub-genre :

    2D animation, Fantasy

    Themes :

    Identity, Metamorphosis, Youth, Marginality

    Production language :

    Portuguese, English, French

    Coproducer countries :

    Portugal (42.6%), Belgium (28.72%), France (28.68%)

    Original French-language productions :

    Unspecified

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Portugal, Belgium, France)

    Production year :

    2019

    Runtime :

    13 min 55 seconds

    Visa number :

    150.031

    Visa issue date :

    01/10/2019

    Production formats :

    HD

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    16/9

    Audio format :

    Dolby 5.1

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (1)

    Director

    News (3)

    Festival Selections (19)

    Animatou - 2020

    Animatou (Switzerland, 2020)

    Selection (3)


    International Competition


    Anima - 2020

    Anima (Belgium, 2020)

    Selection

    International Competition, Professional Films

    Awards (4)