Voiceless

Voiceless

Directed by David Uloth

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2015
Length 22 min
Formats DVD, DCP
Sound 5.1
Version Original French version, English subtitles

Synopsis

Edgar works in a pig slaughterhouse. He loves opera and he loves Ginette, the stripper of his dreams. Edgar is about to ask her to marry him when he surprises her bedding her boss. In shock, he loses his voice and unfortunately finds himself with the voice of a pig.

Themes


Biography

David graduated from Concordia Univeristy in film production and has made fourteen short films that have screened at hundreds of film festivals, won a score of international awards and been sold to broadcasters around the globe. He is presently preparing to direct his first feature film, Dérive (written by his wife and longtime collaborator Chloé Cinq-Mars), and writing three other feature screenplays.



Distribution

Miro Lacasse, Catherine Ruel, Julie de Lafrenière

Team

Production

Galilé Marion-Gauvin, David Uloth, Dominique Noujeim (Productions Sure shot, Productions unité centrale)

Script

Chloé Cinq-Mars

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Philippe Roy

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Olivier Laberge

EDITING Elisabeth Olga Tremblay
Sound Sylvain Drolet, Bruno Pucella, Olivier Calvert
Music Robert Marcel Lepage

Awards

Festival des Films du Monde | PRIX DU MEILLEUR COURT MÉTRAGE, PRIX DU PUBLIC
Regard sur le court métrage au Saguenay | GRAND PRIX NATIONAL, PUBLIC AWARD, JURY'S CRITIC MENTION
Prix Prends ça court! | PRIX CHANTALE PAGÉ DISTRIBUTION, PRIX PRIM, MENTION DU JURY
Machetanz Film Festival | BEST SHORT FILM
Monarch International Film Festival | BEST NARRATIVE SHORT
Festival International De Cortos y Videoclips | PRIX DU JURY VIDEOZINEMA
Festival de cinéma de la Ville de Québec | GRAND PRIX DU JURY
Riurau Film Festival | BEST DIRECTOR / BEST PHOTO
Flicker Rhode Island Film Festival | PRIX GERALD LAMOUREUX AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE
Festival Images en vues | PRIX TÉLÉ-QUÉBEC DU MEILLEUR FILM QUÉBÉCOIS
International Film Festival of Cyprus | HONORABLE DISTINCTION FOR BEST SHORT FILM
Thessaloniki International Short Film Festival | CINEMATIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARD


Festivals

Tampere International Film Festival
Akbank Short Film Festival
Palm Spring Shortfest
Sapporo International Film Festival
Reggio International Film Festival
Short N' Sweet #11 - Centre culturel canadien de Paris
Thess International Short Film Festival
Encounters Film Festival
Esk Short Film Festival
Festival International du Film Francophone de Namur
Filmets Badalona
Off-Courts de Trouville
Zebra's SHIVERS Film Festival
Stuff film festival
Full Moon Horror and Fantasy Film Festival
Cinambule
Festival des Films du Monde
Festival de cinéma international en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Regard sur le court métrage au Saguenay
Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois
Festival International de cinéma de l'Outaouais
Les Percéides
Festival du film Juste pour Rire
Fantasia
SPASM
Longue vue sur le court
Festival du film de la Ville de Québec
Festival Images en vues
Festival de cinéma des Gens d'ici
Gimli Film Festival
BIFAN
Hallucinations collectives
Festival Court Métrange
Neuchatel International Fantastic Film Festival
Sedicicorto International Short Film Festival
International Film Festival Golden Anteaters
Minikino Film Week
Manlleu Short Film Festival
Exground Filmfest 29
Monarch Film Festival
Benicia Film Festival
Speechless Film Festival
Machetanz Film Festival
Art Film Fest
Elche International Independent Film Festival
Critical Edge Film Festival
International Cine A La Calle Short Film Festival
Flicker Rhode Island Film Festival
Riurau Film Festival
Festival Internacional de Cortos y Videoclips Caostica
Tlanchana Fest
Moonrise Film Festival
FECIBogota - International Independent Film Fair of Bogotá
Partie(s) de Campagne
Courts en Champagne
Sopot Film Festival
PACHUCA Film & Short Fest
Bienal Internacional de Video y Cine VIDEOFEST
Hof International Film Festival
Cinefantasy - International Fantastic Film Festival
Festival Internacional de Cine de Santander
24 Risas por Segundo
Festival de Cine y Comedia
Festival Internacional de Cine Fantástico
Terror y ciencia ficción de Tlalpujahua FERATUM
Islantilla Cinefórum Film Festival
FKM Festival de Cinema fantástico da Coruña
Catacumba Fantastic Film Festival
Slash Fantastic Film Festival
International Film Festival of Cyprus
Cinema Grand Prix
Timishort Film Festival
Festival Mira Lincoln
Maipu Cortos International Fest Comedia
Huatulco Film & Food Festival
Planos Film Festival
Oporto International Film Festival – Fantasporto
International Short & Independent Film Festival
Second Asia International (Wenzhou) Youth Short-Film Exhibition
Central Michigan International Film Festival
Festival De Cine Y Video “cultura Caótica”
Planos Film Festival - TOUR
FECIBogota - Travelling Exhibition
Les rencontres du Court Métrage
SiGNS Festival
My Mumbai Short Film Festival
PLANOS in Shortutz