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HANDING OVER

by JEANNE WALTZ | 2007, 14’, short film | prod. FAUX

Treblinka

A man has to sell the home he has spent such happy times in. His daughters have grown up and left. Reluctantly, he shows the house for some buyers: a young couple with a kid. When they arrive, in love and so happy, the house owner sees a reflection of himself years before. This unexpected glimpse of his past makes handing over somehow easier to bear…

CREDITS
with Ana Moreira, Gonçalo Waddington, Joana Simões, João Cardoso, Rui Morisson

Script and directing
Jeanne Waltz

Production
Sérgio Tréfaut (Portugal – Faux)

Photography
Lisa Hägstrand

Sound
Olivier Blanc

Editing
Eric Renault

FESTIVALS

- Locarno International Film Festival
- Curtas de Vila do Conde
- Festival International de Lille


FAUX is a film production company created by Sérgio Tréfaut and based in Lisbon since 2003. It deals with creative documentaries and independent feature films for an international audience. All films in Faux catalogue have won awards in International film festivals and were broadcasted by TV channels around the world: ARTE (France-Germany), WDR (Germany), RTBF (Belgium), YLE (Finland), SVT (Sweden), TV3 Cataluña, Canal Sur, Canal História (Spain), ERT (Greece), RTP, TV Cine (Portugal), Canal Brasil, GNT (Brazil), RTV (South Corea), among others. Faux also distributes these films throughout a wide network of cinemas in Portugal.

Contacts
Calçadinha do Tijolo 48, 2º
1100-608 Lisbon, PORTUGAL
Email: faux@faux.pt
Tel. +351 917 847 794