Little Waves

Little Waves

Directed by Ariane Louis-Seize

Genre Fiction
Country Canada
Year 2018
Length 12 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles

Synopsis

On family reunion day, Amelie feels out of place and lonely as her favorite cousin brings a lover over for the first time. Noticing their young passionate love, she allows her own fantasies to run wild, although some sensations are a lot more powerful than she thought.

Themes

family relationships, teenagers, love, sexuality, jealousy, feminity

Biography

Ariane made her director debut with her short film Wild Skin, which has travelled in more than 50 festivals and won numerous awards. In 2017, she directed Littles Waves, a short film addressing the theme of sexual awakening. She is currently preparing her next project, The Depths, which will be shot in the fall of 2018, in addition to devoting herself to writing her first feature film.



Cast

Amélie : Alexandra Sicard
Michael : Jules Roy Sicotte
Mère : Véronique Gallant
Père : Martin Desgagné

Team

Production

Jeanne-Marie Poulain (Art et essai)

Script

Ariane Louis-Seize

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Shawn Pavlin

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Annick Marion

EDITING Emmanuelle Lane
Sound Mélanie Frisoli
Music Anemone