Rémi Durin

France, Belgium , 2018 / 14 min / French OV / animation, family

Part of the short film collection Wonderful Wacky Wolves

Big Wolf learns about the value of friendship after meeting another wolf.

Big Wolf lives quite contentedly alone under his tree. One day he sees a Little Wolf approaching him who seems determined to keep him company. But Big Wolf has no need for company. He likes the quiet life and his routine. At least, that’s what he thought.

Fri 06/03 10:30 Cinémathèque FR OV Scolaire
Mon 09/03 08:45 Cinémathèque FR OV Scolaire
Tue 10/03 08:45 Ciné Utopia FR OV Scolaire
Sun 15/03 11:00 Cinémathèque FR OV Public
  • Prix École et Cinéma, Festival de Cinéma Travelling de Rennes, 2019 (France)
  • Mention of the Junior Jury, Festival de Cinéma Travelling de Rennes, 2019 (France)
  • Audience Award (3-6 Years), Festival Ciné Junior, 2019 (France)
  • Young Audience Award, Festival de Cinéma d’Animation de Pontarlier, 2019 (France)
  • 6+ Award, Festival Ciné-Jeune de l’Aisne, 2019 (France)
  • Prix Canal, Festival International du Film d’Animation d’Annecy, 2019 (France)
  • Best Play Short Film, Festival Internacional de Cinema Infantil & Juvenil de Lisboa, 2019 (Portugal)
  • First Prize – 11-14 Year Section, VAFI & RAFI Festival of Animated Film, 2019 (Croatia)
  • SICAF Choice Award, Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival, 2019 (South Korea)
Cast & Credits
Philippe Allard, Laurence Deydier, Emmanuel Texeraud
Rémi Durin, based on the book of the same title by Nadine Brun-Cosme & Olivier Tallec
Philippe Fontaine, Nils Fauth
Rémi Durin
Alexandre Brouillard, Gaspard Vanardois, collectif L’Âme Strong
Les Grignoux
Amélie Coquelet, Rémi Durin, Paul Jadoul, Pierre Mousquet, Célia Tisserant, Célia Tocco

Rémi Durin, born in 1982 in Vitry-le-François in France, graduated from the Animated Film department at La Cambre with the short Là-haut (2005). In 2006, he co-founded L’Enclume Animation studio with three fellow directors and La Cambre graduates. In 2009, 95 years after the outbreak of World War I, he directed the short De si près, a moving tribute to the human toll of the Great War. The same year, he started in a teaching position at the Albert Jacquard CG school in Namur. His two most recent films, The Unicorn (2016) and Big Wolf & Little Wolf (2018) are both adaptations of children’s books. Together with Arnaud Demuynck, he is currently working on their first feature film, Yuku and the Flower of the Himalayas.

  • 2018 – Grand Loup & Petit Loup (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2016 – La Licorne (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2014 – Le Parfum de la carotte (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2010 – L’Aiguillage oublié (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2009 – De si près (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2007 – Séquence 1 Plan 02 (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2006 – Mademoiselle Chloé (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)
  • 2005 – Là-Haut (court-métrage / short / Kurzfilm)