Programme

Sergeant James

Alexandre Perez

France, 2017 / 7 min / French / VR Experience

A new immersive experience combining fantasy with reality. 

“Sergeant James” stems from a new genre of immersive, 360° fiction. It draws the viewer into the fantasy world or the reality of a 7-year-old boy. In this emotionally immersive experience the viewer is under the child’s bed. He represents a presence that might be either good or evil.

 

Screening dates: From 2nd to 12th March 2017

Opening Hours:

  • Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 11am – 7pm.
  • Thursday: 11am – 11pm.
  • Closed on Tuesdays

Venue: ground floor of the Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’Art Contemporain

Free admission to the ground floor of the Casino Luxembourg with access to the “BlackBox” exhibition room, the “Aquarium” and the ca(fé)sino. Free Night every Thursday from 6pm to 11pm.

Screenings
Thu 02/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 11pm Public
Fri 03/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Sat 04/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Sun 05/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Mon 06/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Wed 08/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Thu 09/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 11pm Public
Fri 10/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Sat 11/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Sun 12/03 11:00 Casino Luxembourg from 11am to 7pm Public
Cast & Credits
Voice 
Eliott Daurat, Éléonore Joncquez
Screenplay 
Alexandre Perez
Cinematographer 
Thomas Jacquet
Sound 
Elie Mittelmann
Set 
Antoine Fenske
Music 
Wissam Hojeij
Production 
Floréal Films
Coproduction 
Digital Immersion
Distribution 
Wide Management
Biography

After graduating from the ESEC film school in Paris, Alexandre Perez embarked on a career in directing, starting with the short film “Parking” (Best Director Award at the Mobile Film Festival in 2014). He followed that with more award-winning shorts and two collaborations with France Inter’s WEB service – “Cannes You Hear” (2014) and “Rouge” (2015). In 2016 he developed and directed “Sergeant James”, his first 360° fiction (VR).