Petit théâtre mécanique (Le)

ATELIER COLLECTIF ZOROBABEL

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7’14 • 2002 • ov french • Belgium • animation • 16/9 • 35mm

In a department store, a little mechanical theatre plays a musical-style ‘Hansel & Grethel’ continually.
Thomas, a little boy aged around 10, finds himself watching it against his will while his parents go shopping. Bored by the repetitivness of this dismaying performance, he imagines a revised version, where parents get a proper dressing-down…

screenplay: Lamya Amrani, Simon Elst, William Henne AND Laurence Leplae (from Grimm).
camera: William Henne
animation: William Henne, Nicolas Soquette and Alexandra Pons.
editing: Mathieu Gély, William Henne and Nicolas Soquette
sound: Olivier Dupuis
voices: Marie Van R, Maïa Baran and Luc Van Grunderbeek
music: Gaspard Van Ginterdaele
production: Zorobabel with the support of CEC department of the french speaking community of Belgium and of Cocof.

watch the film


- screenings within the framework of La Vidéothèque Nomade
La Vidéothèque Nomade @ Revers - Atelier Pluriel
Plateau Télé
Un Monde d’Animation #2
Court Bouillon Public Screening #4
Court-Bouillon #2.11
Court-Bouillon #2.4
Plateau Télé #4