In the Family

by Jérôme Waquet

19 minutes - 2016 - Drame

A bright summer afternoon. 16-year-old Thomas unvontarily provokes the death of his best friend. Will he have the courage to announce his death to his family? But are they willing to hear it?

Jérôme Waquet
After a Master of philosophy, Jérôme Waquet collaborates in the direction of several Gilles Cohen’s plays, (“The Aquarium”, with Valérie Benguigui, “Family’s Concerns” by Karl Valentin with Micha Lescot, “24m3 of silence” with Emmanuelle Devos etc.). He also directs historic movies for national museums. As a video director, he worked in particular with plastician Camille Henrot for an exhibition of contemporary art in the Grand Palais and with Fanny Ardant for her direction of the operetta Véronique in the Théâtre du Châtelet. He currently pursues the writing of various film projects.

20th Thai Short Film and Video Festival (Thailand) - in competition
Boston Turkish Festival (USA) - in competition
Festival du Cinéma & Musique de Film de La Baule (France) - in competition
11th LECCE Film Festival Cinema Invisible (Italy) - in competition
Festival Tout Court (Italy) - out of competition
MovieScreen Festival (USA) - in competition
Festival Le Court Nous Tient (France) - in competition
Festival Tous Courts (Aix-En-Provence, France) - in compétition
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Directed by: Jérôme Waquet
Written by: Jérôme Waquet & Géraldine Keiflin
Produced by: Olivier Berlemont & Emilie Dubois - Origine films, Mathieu Lesueur & Bertrand Chanal - La Casquette Productions
Cast: Naël Malassagne, Camille Japy, Bernard Blancan, Laure Millet, Loïc Mobihan
1st Assistant Director: Claude Guillouard
2nd Assistant Director: Alexandra Kan
Continuity: Juliette Marguénaud
DoP: Andra Tévy
Steadycam: Benoît Deleris
Assistant camera: Odile Euriat
Sound: Quentin Degy
Boom operator: Mariette Goudier
Line producer: Mathieu Lesueur
Location manager: Bertrand Chanal
Assistant location manager: Nadir Boualem
Art director: Mathieu Decarroux
Props: Hervé Choquart
Hair & Make-up: Sophie Dauchez
Key Electrician: Paul Texier
Electrician : Joël Quevit
Key Grip: Jacques Parmentier
Grip: Benjamin Chaudagne
Editor: Guillaume Lauras
Sound editor: Baptiste Marie, Quentin Degy
Mix: Samuel Mittelman
Music: Romain Trouillet
Partners & Support
Région Limousin
Sacem in partnership with Alcimé

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