Fabula Rasa

By Sarah Arnold
Fiction / 26 min.
A 5A7 Films production (France), in coproduction with TWOSA Films

Faced with the injustices of this world, Margot has lost all hope in the future. Giving up on politics, she decides to entrust her fate to the Dardu, a legendary carp that supposedly predicts the future.
But the lake’s rules have changed : fishing is now forbidden.

With : Julie Lesgages, Pascal Tagnati

Written and directed by Sarah Arnold
Images : Benoit Pain
Editing : Carlos Pinto, Louise Decelle
Sound : Théo Viroton
Boom operator : Pierre Bompy
1st assistant : Thomas Bobrowski
Set design : Jean-Pierre Bondu
Make up : Isabelle Vernus
Costumes : Cécile Choumiloff
Sound editing : Alexandre Hecker
Sound design : Jan Vysocky
Sound mix : Etienne Curchod
Grading : Boris Rabusseau

World Premiere: Locarno Festival, august 2017

Festival du Nouveau Cinéma Montréal, Internazionale Filmtage Winterthur, Osnarbrück Independant Film Festival, Thess International Short Film Festival, 53e Journées de Soleure, Festival du court-métrage de Clermont-Ferrand…

Broadcast: RTS Radio Télévision Suisse, France Télévisions, Ciné +