Wild Skin

Wild Skin

Directed by Ariane Louis-Seize

Genre Fiction
Country Quebec
Year 2016
Length 17 min
Formats DVD, DCP, Blu-Ray
Sound Digital SR
Version No dialog

Synopsis

The quiet life of a young and solitary woman is disturbed when she discovers a baby python in her apartment. This mysterious presence unleashes her deepest urges and will let her express for the first time who she truly is.

Themes


Biography

After completing her studies at the INIS film institute in 2013, Ariane Louis-Seize's screenplay Wild Skin wins first place at SODEC's "cours écrire ton court" contest. With this short film, she also makes her directorial debut. Meanwhile, she co-writes her first feature film, D'encre et de sang, to be released in december 2016. Ariane is pursuing her career by developing various fiction projects, exploring her favorite subjects: identity, fantasies and the process of self-liberation.



Distribution

Marilyn Castonguay, Alexis Lefebvre

Team

Production

Jeanne-Marie Poulain (Art & Essai)

Script

Ariane Louis-Seize

CINEMATOGRAPHY

Shawn Pavlin

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Éric Barbeau

EDITING Sophie Farkas-Bolla
Sound Sylvain Bellemare
Music Peter Venne

Awards

Slash Fantastic Film Festival | 2016 | AUDIENCE AWARD
Festival international du cinéma francophone en Acadie | 2016 | JURY MENTION


Festivals

Vladivostok International Film Festival "Pacific Meridian"
SLASH Film Festival
San Sebastian Horror and Fantasy Film Festival
Festival du nouveau cinéma
Festival de cinéma de la Ville de Québec
Toronto International Film Festival
Vancouver International Film Festival
CineFest Sudbury
SITGES
SPASM
San Sebastion Horror & Fantasy Film Festiva
MIFO Film Festival
Court Spira Court!
Canadian Screen Award
Aspen ShortFest
Cuenca International Film Festival, Ecuador
Vienna Independent Short Film Festival
Seattle International Film Festival