Edition 20: 6-14 August, 2021

Balkan Dox

They Dance With Their Heads

Ils dansent avec leurs têtes

Canada
2021 — 8 min / Colour

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Synopsis

The severed head of a choreographer is held captive by an eagle on a desert island. With a dazzling mastery of drawing and painting, this animated short unexpectedly takes us into the sensitive world of an artist madly in love with dance.

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Directors' Biography

Thomas Corriveau is a visual artist who works mainly in the fields of drawing, painting, and animation film. His works are part of various private and public collections and he has exhibited on a regular basis in Quebec (Canada) and abroad since the early 80s. He is a professor at UQAM’s École des arts visuels et médiatiques (School of Visual and Media Arts, Université du Québec à Montréal).

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Director

Thomas Corriveau

Producer

Thomas Corriveau

Animation

Thomas Corriveau

Editing

Thomas Corriveau

Sound

Olivier Calvert

Screenings & Awards

Annecy IAFF, France, 2021