The Diminished Risk

Diminished Risk, The

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Fri Mar 3, 2017 – 12:00 pm | Domenico’s
Sun Mar 5, 2017 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


The Diminished Risk

Directed by Philippe Lacoeuille

Short Narrative
France | 29 Min | 2014


A baby is communicating with his parents from inside his mother’s belly to negociate his forthcoming birth. So naturally he hires a notorious lawyer…



The Diminished Risk - Philippe LacoeuillePhilippe Lacoeuille
Director, Producer, Writer

Philippe Lacoeuille is a TV writer for animated series (FROG ET FOU FURET, L’ANE TROTRO…) broadcast on France Télévisions, M6, Disney Channel or Canal +. Author of comic strip, he released LE MOUSTIQUAIRE DE BERLIN a book rewarded with the Grand Prix européen Arte-Glénat. Also writer and director of live action fictions (OPIUM, ARMES SENSIBLES) selected in festivals and broadcast on Television.

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Director: Philippe Lacoeuille
Country: France
Year: 2014
Language: French
Runtime: 29 min
Rated: PG13

Credits


Producers: Philippe Lacoeuille, Jean-Francois Mozerr, Franck Lacoeuille
Cinematography: Stéphane Patti
Music: Franck Sforza
Production Design: Philippe Vinolo
Costume Design: Stéphanie Camuzet

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Underpressure

Underpressure

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Fri Mar 3, 2017 – 12:00 pm | Domenico’s
Sun Mar 5, 2017 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Underpressure

Directed by Lilli Schwabe

Short Narrative
Austria | 36 min | 2016


Clara, an aspiring gynecologist, is enthusiastically supporting her patients, no matter if they are bringing a child into the world or are making the decision to have an abortion. At the same time, she is attempting to be a good wife and loving mother to her two little children. However, with the increasing pressures of daily life, her self imposed belief systems are beginning to falter, her duties in the clinic suddenly seem insurmountable and her family life is slipping away.



Lilli Schwab Director of UnderpressureLilli Schwabe
Director, Producer, Writer

Lilli Schwabe grew up in a little town in Germany. She studied acting in Vienna and New York, where she performed in Theatre, Film and TV productions. While raising two children, she graduated from the University of Vienna with a Master’s degree in Theatre, Film and Media Studies. “UNDERPRESSURE” is Lilli’s film debut and is shown at many festivals around the world and has already received several awards. Currently Lilli is working on her first feature film.

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Director: Lilli Schwabe
Country: Austria
Year: 2016
Language: German
Runtime: 34 min
Rating: R

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Producers:  Lilli Schwabe

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Veil of Silence

Veil of Silence

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Sun Mar 5, 2017 – 2:30 pm | Hendricks Arts Center


Veil of Silence

Directed by Julie Gourdain

Short Narrative
France, Belgium | 30 min | 2016


It is 1968 and Marianne is 19. She is placed in a home far from her family and friends where she meets other young girls whose common secret has shaken the foundations of their social standing.



Veil of Silence - Julie GourdainJulie Gourdain
Director, Producer, Writer

Julie Gourdain was born in Paris in 1986. After completing her bachelor’s degree in literature, she studied film theory at L’Université Paris VII, at which time she developed a special interest in the link between dance and film. She spend a year abroad as an exchange student at Wesleyan University (CT), USA, followed by a master’s degree in film direction at ECAL / HEAD in Lausanne, Switzerland. At the end of his studies he helped found the company StudioFly, while writing and finally directing “Veil of Silence” in 2016.

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Director: Julie Gourdain
Country: France, Belgium
Year: 2016
Language: French
Runtime: 30 min
Rated: R

Credits


Producers: Nicolas Guiot, Fabrice Préel-Cléach
Cinematographer/DP:  Bertrand Artaut
Film Editor: 
Antoine Le Bihen
Original Music/Composer:  Simon Meuret

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