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  • 12'
  • Belgium
  • 1977

Hänsel took her own first steps as a film director with this short film about a tightrope walker. A taciturn teenage girl works her way through Paris balancing on a rope, a railing etc. Renaissance music in her head gives her wings, but the sound of a real bird keeps bringing her back to reality.

Screens before Il était un petit navire.

Director
Marion Hänsel
Countries of production
Belgium, France
Production Year
1977
Festival Edition
IFFR 2020
Length
12'
Medium
35mm
Language
French
Producer
Marion Hänsel
Production Company
Man's Films Productions
Sales
Cinematek
Screenplay
Marion Hänsel
Cinematography
François Charlet
Sound Design
Henri Morelle
Cast
Valérie Valère, Marie-France Manuel