Marquet Place

A Film by Annick Christiaens

Synopsis

Three little stories about the evolution of our sensual behaviour influenced by technological advances. A young woman passes a short time, feeding playfully the male attention she gets in a boarding room. The plot development of each story changes with the zeitgeist of each generation.

Director

  • Picture of Annick Christiaens © Annick Christiaens

    Annick Christiaens

    Annick Christiaens is a Belgium director, scriptwriter and actress, who lived and worked a long time in Paris before choosing Antwerp to settle down. She obtained a Master degree at the Superior Drama school of Antwerp and afterwards at the Superior National Conservatory for Dramatic Art in Paris, before obtaining a bachelor degree at the University of Paris III for Film- and theater directing. Next to her acting career she started writing and directing.
    Her first Short Movie “THE DINNER” (Le REPAS) about multiculturalism, won the Award of Best Short Movie at the Near Nazareth Film festival, her second Short Movie “ONCE UPON A TIME,” a fairy tale about small happiness, got finalist at the International Film festival of Mosco. Her third Short Movie MARQUET PLACE has just been starting its festival career with a first price of Best Comedy. She's currently working as the scriptwriter of a fiction-series The Olympic Survival with the support of an English production company.

Awards + Festivals

  • *BEST COMEDY*
    7th TORONTO SHORTS INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)March 1, 2019
  • 8th INTERNATIONAL FILMMAKER FESTIVAL OF NEW YORK (Official Selection, New Jersey, USA)May 17, 2019
  • 4th NEAR NAZARETH FESTIVAL (Finalist, Afula, Israel)June 3, 2019
  • 2nd HONG KONG FILM ART INT'L FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Kwai Chung, Hong Kong)July 6, 2019
  • *BEST ACTRESS*
    1st NEW YORK CINEMATOGRAPHY AWARDS (June Competition, New York, NY, USA)July 23, 2019
  • *SPECIAL MENTION BY THE JURY*
    INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL ASTERFEST STRUMICA (Official Selection, Strumica, Macedonia)July 26, 2019
  • 3rd CANADIAN DIVERSITY FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Toronto, Canada)August 9, 2019
  • *BEST DIRECTOR FOR A FOREIGN LANGUAGE SHORT FILM*
    1st WEST EUROPE - FUSION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALS (Official Selection, Brussels, Belgium)August 17, 2019
  • 4th CROSSING THE SCREEN INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Eastbourne, UK)September 19, 2019
  • 5th MINIKINO FILM WEEK (Official Selection, Bali, Indonesia)October 5, 2019
  • 14th ORLANDO FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Orlando, FL, USA)October 17, 2019
  • 1st ATHENS MARATHON FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Athens, Greece)January 17, 2020

Trailer

Crew

Director
Annick Christiaens
Screenplay
Annick Christiaens
Producer
Wim & Julian Coryn
Director of Photography
Danny Elsen
Art Direction
Thomas Delord
Costume Design
Mieke Van Buggenhout
Sound
Joeri Verspecht
Editor
Thijs Van Nuffel
Sound Design
Fredo Gevaert
Music
Marjan Neçak

Cast

Alexandra
Amaryllis Uitterlinden
Daniel
Toussaint Colombani
Samuel / Samir
Nils Bokanovski
Maurice / Agent
Alain Van Goethem
Mother / Martha
Britt Allen

Details

Running Time
18:53 min
Shooting Format
Digital
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
mixed: 2.39, 16:9, 4:3
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

film@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Wim Coryn
Wild Cherry Pictures
Het Innemen 26,
2930 Brasschaat, Belgium

wim@wildcherrypictures.be

DIRECTOR

Annick Christiaens
annick7christiaens@gmail.com

www.annickchristiaens.be