Official selection – Clermont-Ferrand 2019
Grand Prix & Best animation film – REGARD Festival 2019

Data sheet - Synopsis - Presskit

Year : 2019

Length : 15 min

Language : French
(English and French subtitles)

Film format : HD, 16:9, Stéréo, Dolby 5.1

Broadcast medium : DCP, AppleProRes

Coproducers : Ikki Films, Alpaga Films

Visa : 147699

Supports : CNC, Région Nouvelle-Aquitaine, Région Grand Est,
Ciclic Région Centre Val de Loire, Procirep Angoa

ISAN : 0000-0004-A5D4-0000-H-0000-0000-N


Synopsis :

At the Riviera, a private apartment building, it's nap time. The heat is dreadful, but Mr. Osganzi and Ms. Carmen, true to their habits, are sunbathing near the swimming pool. From his shadowy living room, Mr. Henriet observes his neighbors. Everything seems quiet.

The director

Jonas Schloesing

Jonas Schloesing was born in 1983 in the south of Paris. After severals attempts in university, he finally get into the ENSAD (École Nationale des Arts Décoratifs), a
french public grande école of art and design and choose animation. In 2011, his graduation short film Je ne suis personne (« I am Nobody »), a fragmented portrayal of Fernando Pessoa, is selected in a dozen festivals (in France and abroad). Riviera is his second film.

Broadcast - Distribution - Festivals

Broadcast : Arte

Distribution : Varicoloured



Festivals :

Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival - National and international selections, 2019

Trickfilm Festival, Animation film festival, International competition, Stuttgart, Germany, 2019

Rifo Mora Animated Short Film Comeptition, Mexico's Guadalajara, International Film Festival, Guadalajara, Mexico 2019

Internation Shortfilm Festival, Mecal, Barcelone, Animation category, Spain, 2019

Brussels Short Film Festival, international competition, Brussels, Belgium, 2019

International Go Short Film Festival, European competition, Nimègue, 2019

International Shortfilm Festival REGARD, Saguenay, Quebec, 2019

International Panorama, Anima Mundi Festival, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2019

Animatou Festival, Geneva, Switzerland, 2019

Eligible for the André-Martin Award, Annecy International Animation Film Festival, 2019

Le Cinéma français aujourd'hui au Kazakhstan Festival, Shortfilms program, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2019

Awards :

Grand prix, International Shortfilm Festival REGARD, Saguenay, Quebec, 2019

Meilleur film d'animation, International Shortfilm Festival REGARD, Saguenay, Quebec, 2019

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