Programme

THE LAST DAY OF AUTUMN (LE DERNIER JOUR D’AUTOMNE)

Marjolaine Perreten

Switzerland, France, Belgium, 2019 / 8 min / without words / animation

Part of the short film collection Zibilla ou la vie zébrée

The forest animals are getting ready for their big annual race.

As winter is coming, a group of forest animals secretly collect abandoned bike parts in order to build vehicles adapted to their size. The hare, the fox, the bear and their friends are preparing for a great race. To reach the finish line on this last day of autumn and their winter quarters, the animals will have to help each other out.

 

Screenings
Thu 05/03 08:45 Cinémathèque without words Scolaire http://www.luxfilmfest.lu/en/registration-films-workshops
Fri 06/03 09:30 Ciné Utopia without words Scolaire http://www.luxfilmfest.lu/en/registration-films-workshops
Sun 08/03 15:00 Cinémathèque without words Public https://ticket.luxembourg-ticket.lu/luxfilmfest/webticket/shop?event=28721&kassi...
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Awards
  • Teacher's Choice Award, Chicago International Children's Film Festival, 2019 (USA)
Cast & Credits
Cast 
Jérôme Vitoux
Screenplay 
Marjolaine Perreten
Sound 
Jonathan Vanneste, Yan Volsy
Music 
Yan Volsy
Production 
Nadasdy Film
Coproduction 
La Boîte,… Productions, Les Films du Nord
Distribution 
Dalton Distribution
Animation 
Marjolaine Perreten
Biography

Born in 1990 in Lausanne, Marjolaine Perreten studies multimedia design in her hometown at ERACOM – School of Art and Communication Studies from 2009 to 2012. After working for animation director Marcel Barelli at Nadasdy Film in Geneva, then for L’Enclume in Belgium and Vivement Lundi ! in France, she she directs Balloon Birds (2014), which is selected in over 50 festivals. In 2013, she is accepted to La Poudrière (Valence, France), where she directs November (2016), her graduation film which screens at Luxembourg City Film Festival in 2017. The same year, she founds the first animation festival in the canton of Vaud, in Savigny, Switzerland.

Filmography
  • 2019 – Le dernier jour d’automne (short)
  • 2017 – #DansLaToile (TV series)
  • 2017 – Vent de Fête (short)
  • 2016 – Novembre (short)
  • 2015 – The Landing (short)
  • 2014 – Super Grand (short)
  • 2014 – Sous la lumière (short)
  • 2013 – Balloon Birds (short)