Ernest et Célestine

Benjamin Renner, Stéphane Aubier, Vincent Patar
 

Synopsis

This is the story of the friendship between Ernest, a big bear who wants to become an artist and Celestine, a little mouse who doesn’t want to become a dentist.

Quinzaine des Réalisateurs 2012

Full-length film, 1h20
 

Director

 
 

Benjamin Renner

After his A-levels, Benjamin Renner followed a foundation course for art schools before joining the Fine Arts School of Angoulême where he got his National Diploma in Graphic Novel. During the two years he spent at La Poudrière, an animation film-directing school in France, he directed Le corbeau voulant imiter l’aigle, Le Plus gros président du monde (a commissioned film for Canal J Television channel) and La Queue de la souris, his graduation film.

portrait Benjamin Renner
  Benjamin Renner
 

Stéphane Aubier

Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Patar are well-known figures on the Belgian cultural scene. Their filmography is made up of the 4 short films, Pic Pic & André Shoow and the TV series comic book and feature A Town Called Panic, nominated for a César in 2010. The pair recently worked on another feature, Ernest & Célestine, and is currently working on a series, Les Touplats and a feature project for Pic Pic & André Shoow – The Film. Belgian journalist Alain Lorfèvre has also recently written a book on the two artists.

portrait Stéphane Aubier
  Stéphane Aubier
 

Vincent Patar

Stéphane Aubier and Vincent Patar are well-known figures on the Belgian cultural scene. Their filmography is made up of the 4 short films, Pic Pic & André Shoow and the TV series comic book and feature A Town Called Panic, nominated for a César in 2010. The pair recently worked on another feature, Ernest & Célestine, and is currently working on a series, Les Touplats and a feature project for Pic Pic & André Shoow – The Film. Belgian journalist Alain Lorfèvre has also recently written a book on the two artists.

portrait Vincent Patar
  Vincent Patar
 
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Other infos

Screenplay

Daniel Pennac

Language

français / french

Set decoration

Zaza et Zyk

Editing

Fabienne Albarez-Giro

Music

Vincent Courtois

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