Data sheet - Synopsis - Press kit - Images

Year of production : 2021

Length : 3 min 30 sec

Language : French, subtitles in English

Format : HD, 16:9

Techniques : Charcoal

Support :

Bip Tv, TV78, Ciclic – Région Centre-Val-de-Loire

La Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine, l'Agence ALCA, Ciné Passion en Perigord

La Région Grand-Est, CNC, Procirep, Angoa

Associated producers : Girelle production, Bandini films

Visa : 154267

ISAN : 0000-0005-F79F-0000-J-0000-0000-H

Diffusion media : DCP, Blu-ray, DVD, fichier numérique HD

Director :
Marc Faye

Graphic author : Alice Duverger

Original soundtrack : Thomas Gallet

Synopsis :

En 1983 l'ancien chef de la Gestapo, Klaus Barbie, est arrêté. Robert Badinter raconte le sentiment ambivalent qui l'habite lorsqu'il se rend compte qu'en ayant aboli la peine de mort deux ans plus tôt il vient de sauver la vie de celui qui avait signe l’ordre de déportation de son père au camp d'extermination de Sobibor.

In 1983 the former head of the Gestapo, Klaus Barbie, was arrested. Robert Badinter recounts the ambivalent feeling he had when he realised that by abolishing the death penalty two years earlier he had just saved the life of the man who had signed his father's deportation order to the Sobibor extermination camp.


The director

Marc Faye

Marc Faye is a director and producer who works on different projects dealing with original or real stories. He supports young directors' projects in documentary (Womanhattan, George Hyvernaud, The Chaland Enigma and newly : Alex Barbier and La Révolution des cantines) or animation (Keep Your Hair On, Olivier, Riviera or recently : My Juke-Box and Saigon sur Marne)

Original soundtrack

Thomas Gallet

Thomas Gallet has been a composer and sound designer for over ten years.

With a classical training in music theory and saxophone (2nd cycle diplomas), he is a self-taught multi-instrumentalist.
He studied the sound chain with computer-assisted music and then consolidated his technique by recording groups, participating in study projects, in recording studios, to then specialize in the composition of music for images.

He has notably worked on the soundtrack of the documentary Please Madam, answer me (Marie-Laure Désidéri, Christian Argentino) 2019, as well as that of the short film My Juke-box (Florentine Grelier) selected at the Césars.

Broadcast - Distribution - Festivals

Broadcasting : Bip Tv and Tv 78

Distribution : Novanima


Festivals :

PIAFF Paris International Animation Film Festival 2021 – Program « Un petit peu plus

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