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Straight 8 Competition 2022
Parisian Parallel Paris, Fr - April & May 2022
Super8 - Canon 514XL-S - Kodak 250D Vision 3 - Shot in Paris, France
The soundtrack samples a live performance by Baptiste-Florian MARLE-OUVRARD of Debussy's Clair de Lune, at Saint-Eustache Church.
Copyrights granted with the kind courtesy of Mr. Marle-Ouvrard.
This short film focuses on a Parisian cultural and architectural rarity: the number of churches and cinemas present in the city; drawing this parallel that despite being major historical cultural landmarks, both are at risk of disappearing in a near future.
This film was made for Straight 8 2022, shot on kodak 250D Vision 3, in one take - no editing - blind soundtrack.
All copyrights reserved. 2022
Many thanks to:
Cinemas: Ecoles Cinéma Club, La Filmothèque, Le Médicis, Le Cinéma du Panthéon, L'Arlequin.
Churches: Eglise Saint Eustache, Eglise Saint Nicolas Du Chardonnet, Eglise Saint Séverin, Eglise Saint-Julien-Le-Pauvre, Eglise Saint Sulpice
Special thanks to: Quentin Farella from l'Arlequin, to the team of Ecoles Cinéma Club, Cathy Bouvard from Le Médicis who let me in their cinemas and gave me great advice.
Last but certainly not least, many many thanks to Baptiste-Florian Marle-Ouvrard for letting me record his live performance at Eglise Saint Eustache which provided the best soundtrack to this film.
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