See the trailer

FRANCE , Japan | 79 minutes | 2017

While Manivel appears to have changed his stripes, his sense of poetry remains untouched in this film that screened at the Venice Festival. After two works of singular charm (Un jeune poète and Le Parc), Manivel heads to Japan: a clear choice for a director known for his sub- tlety and delicacy. Co-directed with Kohei Igarashi, The Night I Swam is set in the snowy mountains. A little boy gets up in the middle of the night, straying off the path toward the city...



Saturday October 7, 2017

Program #81
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16

Tuesday October 10, 2017

Program #166
Cinéma du Parc 2

Damien Manivel

No biography

Kohei Igarashi

No biography

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Damien Manivel
  • Interpreter Takara Kogawa, Keiki Kogawa, Chisato Kogawa, Takashi Kogawa, Kohei Igarashi


  • Shellac

recommended movies


L' Héroïque Lande, la Frontière Brûle

O.V. French | st English

From the directors of The Wound comes an essay set in the Calais Jungle. A primitive, epic film and a no-holds-barred tribute to a community that commands...

FRANCE | 79 minutes | 2016


Rey, l'Histoire du Français qui voulait devenir roi de Patagonie

O.V. Spanish | st French

The hallucinatory odyssey of an adventurer king inspires a creative cinematic hybrid featuring a journey where memory meets madness. In 1860, Antoine de...

CHILE , France | 79 minutes | 2017


Sans Bruit, les Figurants du Désert

O.V. Arabic | st French

The desert: a popular movie location. Can its inhabitants be the stars? This atmospheric, image-driven documentary puts them front and centre. For more...

FRANCE , Poland | 79 minutes | 2017

x Close

Our newsletter

Stay connected

Sign-up for our newsletter to get all the latest Festival news!

Please fill this field Invalid first name
Please fill this field Invalid last name
Please fill this field Invalid email
Send You'll receive an email soon to confirm your subscription to our newsletter You are already subscribed to the newsletter