52nd edition

Ce magnifique gâteau !

Emma De Swaef & Marc James Roels

Fortnight 2018, Short film, 44min
World premiere

Synopsis

An anthology film set in colonial Africa in the late 19th century telling the stories of 5 different characters: a troubled king, a middle-aged Pygmy working in a luxury hotel, a failed businessman on an expedition, a lost porter and a young army deserter.

Casting

  • Angelo Tijssens
  • Gaston Motambo
  • Goua Grovogui
  • Jan Decleir
  • Sébastien Dewaele
  • Wim Willaert

Team

Screenplay
Emma De Swaef, Marc James Roels
Photography 
Marc James Roels
Sound
Bram Meindersma
Production design
Emma De Swaef, Marc James Roels, Jean-Marc Ogier
Editing
Emma De Swaef, Marc James Roels

Production

Production
Beast Animation
Oude Baan 1-D
2800 Mechelen – Belgique
+32 15 63 68 28
info@beastanimation.be
www.beastanimation.be

Coproduction
Vivement Lundi ! (France)
Pedri Animation (Pays-Bas)

Foreign sales 
New Europe Film Sales
Czerniakowska 73/79
00-718 Warsaw – Pologne
+48 882 119 890
shorts@neweuropefilmsales.com
http://neweuropefilmsales.com

Distribution
Vivement Lundi !
11 Rue Denis Papin
35000 Rennes – France
+33 2 99 65 00 74
mcourtois@vivement-lundi.com
www.vivement-lundi.com

Publicist
Thijs Verhaeren
+32 9 277 05 31
thijs@lumiere.be

Screen shots

Title in Original Version : This Magnificent Cake!

Cannes projection

Théâtre Croisette
Monday,May 14 – 7.30 pm

Cinéma Alexandre III
Tuesday, May 15 – 4.30 pm