Copyrette

A film by

the Netherlands | 10' | 10/2016 | fiction

The nude body of a young woman lies motionless on a kitchen floor. In a nearby forest a man calls out for his dog. Their paths cross at a copy shop where it appears that the outwardly shy woman has a strange obsession with her body image.

Marc de Leeuw

Biography

Marc de Leeuw has a background in both applied mathematics and photography. Both fields have been a noticeable factor of influence in his live-action directorial debut Copyrette. This short film is characterised by the visually associative nature of the storyline. Non-linear storytelling is also prevalent in his previous work as animator and music video director.

Filmography

  • Copyrette (2016), 9’

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Crew

Director: Marc de Leeuw
Screenplay: Marc de Leeuw
Producer Maarten van der Ven
Cinematographer: Tibor Dingelstad N.S.C.
Production designer: Sanne Schat
Editor Pelle Asselbergs
Sound design Michiel de Boer
Composer Christiaan Verbeek
Grading Brian Krijgsman
Cast: Sallie Harmsen, Thomas Ryckewaert

Festivals

  • Nederlands Film Festival, the Netherlands (21 – 30 September, 2016)
    Out of competition
  • Go Short – International Short Film Festival Nijmegen, the Netherlands (5 – 9 April, 2017)
    Dutch Competition
  • Shorts Mexico – Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de México, Mexico (6 – 13 September, 2017)
    International Live Action Competition
  • Split Film Festival – International Festival of New Film, Croatia (9 – 16 September, 2017)
    International Competition
  • Super8000 Film Festival Aarhus, Denmark (27 – 29 October, 2017)
    Official Selection
  • Festival International Signes de Nuit, France (5 – 15 October, 2017)
    International Competition
  • Festival Du Premier Court Métrage, France (6 – 8 October, 2017)
    International Short Film Competition
  • Kaohsiung Film Festival, Taiwan (20 October – 5 November, 2017)
    International Short Film Competition
  • St. Louis International Film Festival, United States (2 – 12 November, 2017)
    Official Selection: Narrative Shorts: Experimental
  • Cinemaforum Film Festival, Poland (8 – 12 November, 2017)
    Special Section: Pure Images
  • Internacional Festival Signos de la Noite, Portugal (23 November – 3 December, 2017)
    Competition
  • THESS International Short Film Festival Thessaloniki, Greece (13 – 17 December, 2017)
    Official Selection