Nasty Bitter Sweet

a film by Alice de Vestele

24 min - 2012 - Belgium

In the middle of a broken city, the meeting of two lonely beings morphs into a frantic chase that borders on escape and a lovers’ quest.

TV5 Monde Award - Brussels Short Film Festival

Alice de Vestele
Alice de Vestele directs her first short film "Saint-Nicholas’ fiancee" in 2004 for her graduation at IAD. After "Speed dating" (2006) and " Christmas 347 " (2007), she once again co-directs with Michael Bier "The blue hour" (2010), which obtains the Best Performance Award (Cathy Grosjean) at Brussels Short Film Festival and the Grand Prix at Le court en dit long (Paris). "Nasty Bitter Sweet" (written by Antoine Cuyper) also won the TV5 award at Brussels Film Festival.

Entre Chien et Loup
Created in 1989 in Brussels at the instigation of Diana Elbaum, Entre Chien et Loup produced or coproduced several famous movies: the trilogy "Un couple épatant/Cavale/Après la vie" by Lucas Belvaux, "Irina Palm" by Sam Garbaski, "Since Otar left" by Julie Bertuccelli or Raoul Peck’s "Lumumba". Diversity and curiosity put in the service of authors with strong artistic personalities. As a reward for its engagement, Entre Chien et Loup received in 2009, for its 20-years anniversary, the Eurimages Award.

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Directed by: Alice de Vestele
Produced by: Benoît Roland - Entre Chien et Loup
With: Catherine Grosjean, Sam Louwyck