EYES SHUT

German Age Rating

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Émile floats. Stretched out on the surface of the water, his head immersed, the young man holds his breath. To qualify for a diving competition, he must stay underwater for six minutes. Outside, his mother is dying of cancer, and in his head, he succumbs to strange visions.



  • Duration: 24 Min.

  • Film School: INSAS, Institut National Supérieur des Arts du Spectacle et Techniques de Diffusion

Also in this Program:
HOFBRÄU TROPHY: LIQUIDS OF LIFE
HOFBRÄU TROPHY: DECISIONS
HOFBRÄU TROPHY: THE BEERBOARD
DO NOT FEAR
DON'T KNOCK
END OF SEASON

tags: Family, Fantasy, Feature Film, Death

Cast: Michele De Luca, Jacqueline Bollen

Credits

Screenplay: Victor Rachet, Léopold Legrand

Director of Photography: Félix Moy

Film Editor: Romain Waterlot

Composer: Théo Jegat, Anaïs Aouat

Costume Design: Mikael Kozak

Sound: Barbara Juniot

Producer: Rossella Marino

Director: Léopold Legrand

biography

Léopold Legrand was born in France in 1992. He attended New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts for one year, studying editing, writing, and directing. In 2013, he moved to Brussels to attend INSAS, where he completed his master’s degree in film production. In 2016, he directed the award-winning documentary ANGELIKA. EYES SHUT was his graduation project. In 2018, he directed TO HELL WITH CODES, his first professional short film.

Screenings

Wednesday, 11/21/2018, 2:30 PM (75 Min.)
Filmmuseum
Friday, 11/23/2018, 7:30 PM (75 Min.)
Filmmuseum