France Tag Archive

Steven Briand Captures the All Encompassing Emotion of a First Kiss Between Lovers in Aerial Dance Short ‘Plume’

Art & Fashion

4th October, 2019

Paris-based writer/director/producer Steven Briand taps into the all-encompassing emotion of the first kiss between lovers in aerial dance short 'Plume'.

Read more

Learn How Neels Castillon Delivered a Vibrant Confluence of Colour and Motion in Dance Short ‘Parce Que’

Art & Fashion, Music

3rd October, 2019

"Mixing dancing and painting could easily become an arty ‘cliché’." Neels Castillon takes us behind the scenes of vibrant dance short 'Parce Que'.

Read more


Animation, Asides

30th September, 2019

Stunning Supinfocom grad short 'Overrun' follows an ant’s desperate struggle to escape from an unknown dangerous, yet mesmerising world.

Read more


Animation, Asides

26th July, 2019

An accidental phone call sends a woman into a warm reverie about a past summer of love in Léa Bancelin’s beautifully animated EMCA grad short 'Contact'.

Read more

Canblaster: Wild Horses

Animation, Asides, Music

16th July, 2019

A young couple clash over the prospect of life immortal while their city falls into civil unrest in Kévin Roualland and Maxime Dupuy’s 'Wild Horses'.

Read more

Julien Piau Examines the “Change of Individuals and the Impact on Others” in Surreal Animation ‘ENTRE LES ROCHERS’


14th June, 2019

French animator Julien Piau returns to Directors Notes for a third time, with his latest short 'ENTRE LES ROCHERS' (BETWEEN THE ROCKS).

Read more

Christian Rich: Shibuya (Ghost II) – Feat. Jaden Smith, Vic Mensa & Belly

Animation, Asides, Music

10th June, 2019

Eddy Director Olivier Lescot sets a marauding quintet loose for a night of stylised violence in animated Christian Rich music video 'Shibuya (Ghost II)'.

Read more


Animation, Asides, Live Action

5th June, 2019

Cheerldr gives his CGI creations centre stage in 'Louise' - the story of a girl whose memories drift away, crossing the boundaries of time and reality.

Read more

Therapie TAXI: J’en ai Marre


30th May, 2019

French pop trio Therapie TAXI get to grips with their obnoxious alter egos in Kelzang Ravach & Temple Caché’s primary coloured 'J'en ai Marre' music

Read more

Patrick Knot Takes a Symbolic Journey into the Spirit of Bauhaus in 100th Anniversary Short ‘Courage’

Art & Fashion, Premiere

13th May, 2019

Patrick Knot tells DN how he headed to France to capture a symbolic journey into the spirit of Bauhaus in 100th anniversary commemorative short 'Courage'.

Read more

The Ogre

Animation, Asides

1st May, 2019

Laurene Braibant excels in writing/directing duties for 'The Ogre' – a beautiful meets grotesque short about the titular character’s insatiable hunger.

Read more

Finger Night

Asides, Live Action

17th April, 2019

An app-initiated hookup between two hands escalates into a torrid night of passion in Mara Joly’s raunchy Random Acts comedy short 'Finger Night'.

Read more