Making Babies

Making Babies

Directed by Éric K. Boulianne

Genre Fiction
Country Canada (Québec)
Year 2023
Length 19m30s
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version English subtitles, French

Synopsis

After five years together, a young mixed race couple decides they want to get pregnant. Throughout their relentless efforts, the partners try to maintain their love and unity. Making Babies is a minimalist comedy drama that takes a bittersweet look at a couple's life, with its doubts, its challenges, and the resilience of love.

Themes

love, relationships, sexual relationships

Biography

Proud native of the Charlevoix region, Eric K. Boulianne left the countryside in 2002 to study cinema. A prolific screenwriter, he signs and co-signs around twenty features and short films, exploring both mainstream and auteur cinema. Making Babies is a return to directing in a more personal approach. 



Cast

Him: Éric K. Boulianne
Her: Florence Blain Mbaye

Team

Production

Johannie Deschambault, Jean-Sébastien Beaudoin Gagnon (SPORT)

Script

Éric K. Boulianne

CINEMATOGRAPHY

François Messier-Rheault

PRODUCTION DESIGN

Arige Mahmoud

EDITING Sophie Benoit Sylvestre
Sound Dominik Heizmann, Laurent Ouellette, Samuel Gagnon Thibodeau
Music Peter Venne

Festivals

Telefilm Canada - Not Short on Talent - Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Market 2023