Open The Door

  • Story line
    At the age of 12, Jacques is more than six feet tall while his friends are 12 to 15 inches shorter. This morning, the traditional class photo is being taken The photographer tries to create an harmonious and symmetrical frame, according to the rules of art.

    But how can one integrate Jacques in the same frame than the others?
  • production
    A film by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige

    Script by

    Yann Le Gal, Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige

    Produced by

    Laurence Darthos for Tara films tarafilms@yahoo.fr
  • Cast

    Cast

    Maxime JURAVLIOV, Bernard LAPENE, Gilbert TRAINA
    ImageBenoit Chamaillard
    EditingTina Baz Le Gal
    First assistant directorsBenoît Parrot
    Second assistant directorsNayla Baghadi
    Still photoAnne Harnie-Cousseau
    Set designCatherine MANANES
    CostumesAgnès NODEN
    SoundLionel GARBARINI
    Sound EditingSimon POUPARD
    MixingStéphane de ROCQUIGNY
    Time12 minutes
    Format35mm color – 2.35
    SoundDTS stereo
    Year2006
    Original LanguagesFrench and English (subtitles)

    World premiere : Paris Cinéma 2007

    THIS SHORT FILM IS PART OF A LONG FEATURE FILM ENTITLED « CHILHOODS »
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