Tuesday, 10/29/2019

Meet the Filmmakers: MY PLANET

Interview with director Valéry Carnoy

Meet the Filmmakers: MY PLANET

Director Valéry Carnoy


What would be the teaser text for your film MY PLANET?

Henri, a fifty-plus baker, is starved of his wife Marieke's love. One morning, after an umpteenth row, he has a strange encounter with Anita, a young photographer who likes the bulky shape of his body.

Where does the inspiration for your film come from?

My inspiration come from a massive picture of a big belly.

Which three people from film and television would you like to spend an evening with? Why? And what are you doing?

Bouli Lanners: Drinking whiskey with him.

François Damiens: Watching him mess with random people.

Emir Kusturica: Listening to him performing Balkan music.

What is your favourite film - officially and secretly?


What was your favorite film festival experience so far?

Regard - International short film festival Saguenay in Canada

Keyword "Munich". What comes to your mind first?

Bier and Pilsner