Pro Pool

Pro Pool

Directed by Alec Pronovost

Genre Fiction
Country Canada
Year 2022
Length 8 min
Formats DCP
Sound 5.1
Version English subtitles, French


Freshly graduated from his bachelor's degree in history and civilization, Charles-Olivier struggles to find a job in his field and must fall back on accepting a position as a clerk in a pool shop. Feeling down, he navigates his new profession as best he can.


aquatic life, work relationships, quest


Former Club Piscine employee, Alec Pronovost left the aquatic world to work as a director and writer. He is the creator behind the series The Killing and Complètement Lycée as well as the short films Jeep Boys, Tony Speed and Sainte Marie-Josée part en croisade. Alec loves fun, rock and sunny afternoons!


Charles-Olivier : Louis Carrière
Alain : Alexis Martin
Cassandra : Sylvie de Morais
Jean-Mi : Sébastien Rajotte
Oussama : Oussama Fares
Hugo: Louis Girard-Bock
Roxane: Zeneb Blanchet
Marc-André: François Ruel-Côté
Julien : Maxime Genois
Danny : Craig Weiss



Patrick Francke-Sirois (Club Vidéo)


Alec Pronovost


Natan B. Foisy


Sarah Warren

EDITING Louis Chevalier-Dagenais
Sound Jacob Marcoux, Jordan Choinière
Music Alex Lefaire

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Gala Prends ça court, Canada |2022| *Prix DISTILLERIE DU QUAI, Prix KO24


Sundance Film Festival, US |2023|
FIFF Namur, Belgium |2022|
Vancouver International Film Festival, Canada |2022|
Maremetraggio ShorTs Int. Film Festival, Italy |2022|
Gala Prends ça court, Canada |2022|
Longue Vue sur le Court, Canada |2022|
Festival de Cinéma en Abitibi-Témiscamingue, Canada |2022|
Festival Images en Vues, Canada |2022|
Festival de cinéma de la ville de Québec, Canada |2022|
Cinemania, Canada |2022|
Indie Street Film Festival, US |2022|
ShortCom, US |2022|
Beirut Shorts International Film Festival, Lebanon |2022|
La Plata Int. Independent Film Festival, Argentina |2022|
FICFA, Canada |2022|
Shorts That Are Not Pants, Canada |2022|
Ciné-club Temps d'écran, Canada |2022|
International Film Festival of Ottawa, Canada |2022|
Festival Plein(s) Écran(s), Canada |2022|
Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois, Canada |2022|
Festival du Film Canadien de Dieppe, France |2023|
INDIE short Film Series, US |2023|
HollyShorts Film Festival, US |2023|
Film Fest Petaluma, US |2023|
Annapolis Film Festival, US |2023|
Short Encounters International Film Festival, Greece |2023|