Friday, 11/9/2018

Meet the Filmmakers: EYES SHUT

Interview with director Léopold Legrand

Meet the Filmmakers: EYES SHUT

Director Léopold Legrand


Write a one-sentence teaser text for your film EYES SHUT.

Emile wants to know if he can live without breathing.

Which film was the first to deeply impress you?

"Paths of Glory" by Stanley Kubrick

A new TV series about studying film needs a title – which would you choose?

"The Dreamers"

Which actor or actress would you love to work with and why?

Morgan Freeman - because he used to be my hero in "Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves".

 Scene from EYES SHUT

If your film was an animal, what animal would it be?

A wolf, obviously.

What do your grandparents think you do as a job?

They think (and they are right) that I tell stories.

What would you be if you weren’t a filmmaker?

A fireman.



  • This film will be screened in Program 9
  • Film School: INSAS, Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle et Techniques de Diffusion Belgium
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  • Trailer
  • Showreel