Films and videos

Les Oiseaux Tonnerre (Thunderbirds)

Léa Mysius
La Fémis

Short subject for Graduation Film Project, Directing department, class of 2014 .


Antonin and Léonor are hunting larks. He is as submissive as his sister is insatiable. One day, a dog attacks them.


Director: Mékissa Malinbaum (class of 2014)<br>Screenplay: Léa Mysius (class of 2014)<br>Cinematography: Augustin Barbaroux (class of 2014)<br>Camera: Augustin Barbaroux (class of 2014)<br>Sound engineering: Colin Favre-Bulle (class of 2014)<br>Set design: Esther Mysius<br>Script: Morgane Aubert<br>Film Editing: Pierre Deschamps (class of 2014)<br>Sound editing: Lucas Heberlé<br>Sound mix: Clément Laforce (class of 2015)<br>Production assistant: Tristan Kermiche

With: Corentin Cochet, Valentine Cadic, Anna Jacob, Christian Holle, Bertrand Duvallet and Anne Charneau

Runtime: 22’’
Genre: Fiction
Shooting format:  HD Alexa
Screening format: DCP, 4/3, color, 5.1

Selections and Awards

  • Golden Angel Award fàr Best Short Film, 2014 Tofifest International Film Festival, Toru, Poland
  • Second Prize, International Film Students Meeting, 2014 San Sebastian Film Festival, Spain
  • Selection: Castellincorto Competition (shorts section), 2015 CASTELLINARIA International Film Festival, Bellinzona, Switzerland
  • Selection: Courts d’Écoles  Competition, 2015 Courts Devant Festival, Paris, France
  • Selection: Cinema of Tomorrow International competition, 2015 Cairo international film festival Egypt
  • Selection: International competition program, 2015 Wiz-Art, Lviv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine
  • Selection:  Panorama program, Côté court en Seine-Saint-Denis,  Pantin, France
  • Selection: International Competition, 2015 Tel-Aviv International Student Film Festival, Isreal
  • Selection: Short Fiction Film Competition, 2015 Festival du Cinéma Méditerranéen de Tétouan, Morocco
  • Selection: European Film School Competition, 2015 Festival Premiers Plans d’Angers, France
  • Selection: National Competition, 2015 Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival, France
  • Selection: International short film program, 2014 Orquidea Festival, Cuenca, Equador
  • Selection: 2014 Passaggi d’Autore : intrecci mediterranei  International Short Film festival Festival, Sant’Antioco, Sardinia, Italy
  • Selection: International Student film Competition, 2014 VGIK International Student Festival, Moscow, Russia
  • Selection: NFTS/Fémis Competition, 2014 Dinard British Film Festival, France
  • Selection: ShortCut Film Competition, 2014 Tofifest International Film Festival, Toru, Poland
  • Selection: International Competition, 2014 Munich International Film School Festival, Germany
  • Selection: Competition, 2014 International Student Film & Video Festival of Beijing Film Academy, China
  • Selection: International Film Students Meeting, 2014 San Sebastian Film Festival, Spain
  • Selection:  French Touch program, 2014 Paris Cinéma Festival, France
  • Selection: Cinéfondation, 2014 Cannes Festival, France