Cadavre exquis

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    Cadavre exquis

    Directed by

    France

    2012

    25 min

    • French

    Mystery

    Maëlys is eight years old and lives in the countryside with her parents. Insolent and lonely, she spends her days in the woods and swamps. One day, she finds among the reeds the corpse of a naked girl. Fascinated by its beauty and texture, she decides to take it into her hut...

    Awards

    • Best First Film - Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival

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    Credits

    Cast
    Ena Letourneux
    Jean-Claude Tisserand
    Brune Renault
    Alexandra Hökenschnieder
    Screenplay
    Léa Mysius
    Cinematography
    Augustin Barbaroux
    Editing
    Pierre Deschamps
    Production
    G.R.E.C.
    Léa Mysius

    Léa Mysius

    France

    I want to cross-breed genres

    Léa Mysius has always been fascinated by screenwriting. Having grown up in the Médoc area, this provided the inspiration for her first short film, CADAVRE EXQUIS. Her second short film, THUNDERBIRDS, was selected for numerous international film festivals. THE YELLOW ISLAND, her short film was awarded for Best Photography in Clermont-Ferrand ISFF. Her latest feature film, AVA (2017), was awarded at La Semaine de la Critique.

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