As Long As It Takes

A FILM BY ABEILLE TARD

Short Film – Quebec – 2017 – 13:15 min
Color | French with English subtitles | 2:35:1 | Stereo

SYNOPSIS

Ben is a middle-aged diver, William is a teenager.  Their world will connect for a time suspended moment, they will let go through their sorrow under the music’s salvating and liberating flow.

  • São Paulo International Short Film Festival, 2017
  • Atlantic International Film Festival – ViewFinders, 2017
  • Aesthetica International Film Festival, 2017
  • Vancouver International Women in Film Festival, 2107
  • Canadian Film Festival, 2018
  • Cinema on the Bayou, 2018
  • Les Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma, 2018
  • Regard | Saguenay International Short Film Festival, 2018
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival, 2018
  • FilmFest Dresden, 2018
  • La Guarimba Film Festival, 2018
  • FANTASIA, 2018

CAST

  • Jean-Michel Paré
  • Rémi Goulet

CREW

  • Screenplay: Abeille Tard
  • Director: Abeille Tard
  • Production: François Bonneau (By-Pass Films)
  • Cinematography: Vincent Biron
  • Production design: Fanny Forest
  • Editing: Abeille Tard
  • Editing consultant: Sophie Leblond
  • Sound: Jean-Sébastien Beaudoin-Gagnon
  • Sound design: Luc Bouchard
  • Sound mix: Eric Tessier
  • Original soundtrack: MoCashmo
  • Color: Julien Alix

After her degree in photography studies, Abeille Tard went studiyng in Belgium at the renown INSAS where shew received a degree in cinema.  She directed many short films that were shown in Canada and accross the world.  While working as a cinematographer, a director and as an editor, she teaches movie production in high school.  Her short Sirop d’arabes won a prize at Festival Vues d’Afrique in Montréal (Québec).  She currently works on her first feature film.

FILMOGRAPHY

As Long As It Takes (Le temps qu’il faut) – 2017

  • São Paulo International Short Film Festival, 2017
  • Atlantic International Film Festival – ViewFinders, 2017
  • Aesthetica International Film Festival, 2017
  • Vancouver International Women in Film Festival, 2107
  • Canadian Film Festival, 2018
  • Cinema on the Bayou, 2018
  • Les Rendez-vous Québec Cinéma, 2018
  • Regard | Saguenay International Short Film Festival, 2018
  • Santa Barbara International Film Festival, 2018
  • FilmFest Dresden, 2018
  • La Guarimba Film Festival, 2018
  • FANTASIA, 2018

Idées noires – 2015

  • 100 Hours New-York Film Race – *Best Cinematography
  • Fantasia 2016
  • Rendez-vous du cinéma québécois, 2017
  • Regard : Saguenay International Short Film Festival, 2017

Avant la fin le temps – 2010

Stroganov –  2009

  • Festival Fantasia 2010

Sirop d’Arabes – 2007

  • Festival Vues d’Afrique 2008 – *meilleur court métrage / section Regard d’ici
  • Festival de films québécois à Alger
  • Festival Agadir-Ciné
  • Les Rencontres Internationales du Documentaire de Montréal (RIDM)
  • Le festival du Monde Arabe
  • Les Journées de la Culture /5ième salle de la Place des Arts
  • Les Seconds États Généraux du théâtre professionnel québécois
  • 31e Festival des Films du Monde 2007

Le rire et la liberté d’expression sont parmi les plus belles conquêtes de l’humanité – 2007

Asphyxie – 2006

  • Festival du film de Port-Neuf sur l’environnement
  • Salon de l’environnement 2006 à Montréal
  • 11ième conférence annuelle de l’ONU sur les changements climatiques
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