THE BROTHER

28 min, documentary, animation, Canada, 2019
Directed byJérémie Battaglia
Produced byLes Films Extérieur Jour
Languagefrench/japanese
Short descriptionStuck in a frozen body, he dreams at night that he is the hero of his favorite manga, along with his brothers, Fehd the bodybuilder and Zaïd the ninja.

Film details

Synopsis :

 

Suffering from an illness causing paralysis in his body, Kais is awakened every morning by a different member of his family. Stuck in a frozen body, he dreams at night that he is the hero of his favorite manga, along with his brothers, Fehd the bodybuilder and Zaïd the ninja.

 

Credits :

 

Written and Directed by : Jérémie Battaglia
Photography : Jérémie Battaglia
Cinematography : Jin Park Hyun (l’artiste qui a fait les dessins de l’animation)
Editing : Andrea Henriquez
Sound Design : Marie-Pierre Grenier
Sound Mix : Isabelle Lussier
Music : Anais Larocque
Sound : Jérémie Battaglia et Lenny Fontaine
Actors (voice over) : Dai Tabuchi, Keita Jimy Hara

 

 

Director

Jérémie Battaglia

Jérémie Battaglia starts his career in France as a videographer on making-ofs of fiction feature films. Installed in Montreal since 2009, his photography and video work on the 2012 student movement in Quebec quickly gets him noticed, through the viral short documentary Casseroles.

Interested by new media and the possibilities brought by the various available digital medium, he produces and directs a first web-documentary project, 20+12, une partie de campagne, about the 2012 presidential elections in France. This project will enable him to collaborate with the National Film Board of Canada on interactive documentary projects concerning social and political issues in Quebec. In 2016, he releases his first feature-length film Perfect.

 

Filmography :

 

The Brother / 2019 / 28 minutes / documentary-animation
WHAT DID WE DO WITH OUR HOLIDAYS? / 2019 / 52 minutes / documentary
Pefect /2016 / 78 minutes / documentary
YOU, ME AND THE CHARTER / 2013 / web-doc
Le printemps d’après / 2013 / web-documentaire
Le poids d’une voix /2012 / web-documentaire