Author(s): Alice LAHOURCADE
Producer: EMCA School
This movie is in competition for: INTERNATIONAL GRADUATION FILMS COMPETITION
Title Eng: Balance
Production date: 06-2018
First work: YES
Subtitles: English subtitles
Technique used: Paper cut, stop motion, 2D digital
Saansei su una montagna giapponese fa il suo conteggio annuale di ciottoli. Non lontano da lì, nascosto in un cespuglio, Shibagaki attende con un ciottolo in mano, il passaggio di un essere umano. Entrambi gli spiriti non ritarderanno l’incontro.
Nello stesso momento, due attori Kabuki (teatro tradizionale giapponese) hanno rimesso in scena questa storia.
Film Synopsis EN:
On one of a Japanese mountain Sansei makes his annual counting of pebbles. Not far from there, hidden in a bush, Shibagaki waits with one pebbles in the hand, the passage of a human. Both spirits will not delay meeting.
At the same moment, two actors Kabuki (Japanese traditional theater) put back on stage this history.
Production: EMCA School
Biography: Graduate from the school EMCA in 2D section in June 2018. Film director, illustrator and animator. Currently living at Paris. After an writting recidency at the Cinematheque Quebecoise at Montreal, i\’m actually prepare my first professionnal short movie.
Filmography: \”Descent\” Prize of animation at 94s of Jenlain 2017 \”At the bottom of the bush\” 2nd place of the competition short movie of Crous (Poitiers) 2017 \”In Between\” Prize of the French Institute in the festival The Week of Sound (Paris) 2017