52nd edition

Ballon rouge (Le)

Fortnight 2007, Short film, 0h36

Synopsis

Paris in the 1950s, in the Menilmontant district. A little boy finds a red balloon caught on a lamppost. The balloon begins to follow the boy everywhere though the streets of Paris, to the astonishment of the entire neighborhood. An envious band of youths his age provoke a turn of events that is both tragic and fantastic.

Casting

  • Georges Sellier
  • Michel Pezin
  • Pascal Lamorisse
  • Paul Perey
  • René Marion
  • Sabine Lamorisse
  • Vladimir Popov

Team

Screenplay
Albert Lamorisse

Image
Edmond Séchan

Sound
Pierre Vuillemin

Editing
Pierre Gillette

Music
Maurice Leroux

Production

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Title in Original Version : Red Balloon