Festival Ciné Junior : Édition 2017
by Uzi et Lotta Geffenblad

Age 4+

Original Title : Bland Tistlar
Production : Zigzag Animation
Distribution : Les Films du Préau
Art Direction, Photography and Animation : Lotta Geffenblad
Script, Editing, Music and Sound : Uzi Geffenblad

During a musical summer camp, Franz watches carefully as his father directs an amateur orchestra. He would love to learn how to play a musical instrument, but he keeps being told that he is too small. One day, the soloist loses a piece of his instrument… the concert must be saved at all cost !

Uzi et Lotta Geffenblad

Born in 1964 in Israel, Uzi Geffenblad is a horn player before moving to Sweden in 1986. He composes film music before turning to animation where he writes scripts, works on soundtracks, editing, producing and directing. Lotta Geffenblad is born in Sweden in 1962. In 1985, she graduates in Design and Advertising from Stockholm’s Beckmans College of Design and starts taking part in animation projects as a producer, art director and animator. Besides, she also writes and illustrates children books. Uzi and Lotta work together on short films for children, including Lola got lost (1991), Aprikosen (1996), Aston’s Stones (2007), the medium-length film Among the Thorns (2005) as well as the series Prick och Fläck (2008-2013).

Screenings :

29/01 - 11h : Le Perreux, CdBM
31/01 - 9h15 : Gentilly, Salle des Fêtes
31/01 - 14h30 : Vincennes, Espace D. Sorano
1/02 - 9h : Sucy, Espace J.-M. Poirier
1/02 - 9h30 : Vincennes, Espace D. Sorano
2/02 - 10h : Vitry, 3 Cinés Robespierre
2/02 - 14h45 : Champigny, Studio 66
7/02 - 14h30 : Aubervilliers, Le Studio
6/02 - 10h : Créteil, La Lucarne
6/02 - 15h : Fontenay, Le Kosmos
7/02 - 10h : Aubervilliers, Le Studio
7/02 - 10h : Créteil, La Lucarne

Contact :

Les Films du Préau
Anne Bajol
prog at lesfilmsdupreau.com
+33 (0)1 47 00 16 50