The Wake

Short film, Fiction

Synopsis: Over there, in his village at the foot of the mountains, he’s dead. His face radiant and his body at peace, he lies on the bed. Then they can gather around him. Three days long they talk, drink, weep, fight and remember… And they smile, too.

Direction: Jonathan Millet

Duration: 40min

Shooting: Spring of 2016

With the support of the Rhône-Alpes Region, Arte, CNC, Procirep and Angoa

The screenplay was selected at the 12th Brives Film Festival – Workshop 2015 “Medium-length features”