Programme

TRACES

Cecilia Guichart

Luxembourg, 2017 / 15 min / French OV / Drama

Are blood ties important? 

When her mother dies, Julie discovers that her father is not her biological father. Deeply shaken and deprived of her family references, she now asks herself how she should relate to the person she considered as her father. Memories of her childhood are resurfacing and troubled she seeks for answers. Are blood ties important?

Screenings
Cast & Credits
Cast 
Larisa Faber, Denis Jousselin, Philippe Meyrer, Renelde Pierlot, Sophie Langevin, Joël Delsaut, Eugénie Anselin, Lina Charneux, Clara Révész
Screenplay 
Cecilia Guichart
Cinematographer 
Émilie Guéret
Sound 
Yves Bémelmans
Set 
Ulrika Debatisse
Music 
Jeannot Sanavia
Production 
Calach Films
Distribution 
Calach Films
Biography

Trained at the Luxembourg Conservatoire and in the US according to the Meisner method, Cecilia Guichart help in the staging of different plays, such as Angels in America and La nuit juste avant les forêts. Her first forays in cinema came in Luxembourgish co-productions among them Joachim Lafosse’s Nos enfants, Cyrus Neshvad´s L’Orchidée and Blackout by René Manzor. After Livrées à leur sens,Traces (2017) is her second short as a director. 

Filmography
  • 2017 - Traces (short)
  • 2015 - Livrées à leurs sens (short)