Author(s): Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis
Producer: Luc-Jérôme Bailleul
This movie is in competition for: INTERNATIONAL GRADUATION FILMS COMPETITION
Title Eng: Swatted
Production date: 11-2018
First work: NO
Subtitles: English subtitles
Technique used: 3d animation
Film Synopsis ITA:
I giocatori online descrivono le loro lotte con lo “schiaffo”, un fenomeno di cyber-molestie che minaccia la vita che incombe su di loro ogni volta che giocano. Gli eventi prendono forma attraverso i video di YouTube e le immagini wireframe di un videogioco.
Film Synopsis EN:
Online players describe their struggles with “swatting”, a life-threatening cyber-harassment phenomenon that looms over them whenever they play. The events take shape through youtube videos and wireframe images from a video game.
Production: Le Fresnoy
Biography: Born in France in 1988. Graduated from INSAS (Belgium) in editing, from Sint-Lukas Art School (Belgium) in filmmaking and from Fresnoy (France). Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis explores a cinema beyond the boundaries of genres. His films question memory, virtual, technology and the intermediate spaces between the worlds and between the words. He was known as a filmmaker with his film Ondes noires which has been shown in many international festivals, such as the IDFA, the Clermont-fd Short Film Festival, the Regensburg Short Film Festival etc. The film has also received numerous awards, including the Prix Festivals Connexion Auvergne Rhône Alpes in Clermont-Ferrand, the Grand Prix and the Youth Jury Prize at the Regensburg Festival. Ismael is also a film editor. He currently lives and works in Paris.
Filmography: – Sous couleur de l’oubli (Digital Memories) – 2015 – Noir Plaisir – 2016 – Ondes noires / Dark Waves – 2017 – Swatted 2018