Theo The Water Tower

Every morning, Theo the water tower cries and disturbs the village's peace. Robert and his dog try to cheer him up by singing songs. But Theo is in no mood to sing and tries to escape, which leads him out of the village and into the city!

Film produced thanks to our Artist-in-Residence programme (folimage.fr/residence).

Direction Script

Jaimeen Desai

Graphism

Jaimeen Desaï

Category

short films

Length

8 min 30 sec

Public

from 3 years old, all audience, family

Production

Folimage, Nadasdy Film, Gebeka Films. Partners: Canal + Family, CNC, Région Auvergne Rhône-Alpes, Bayard Editions, Citia - Festival international du film d'animation d'Annecy, Sauve qui peut le court métrage - Festival international du court métrage de Clermont-Ferrand, Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse de Montreuil, Mèche Courte.

Distribution

In French theaters Special screenings International sales

Technical information

Technicals

2D animation

Genre(s)

comedy, musical comedy

Theme(s)

friendship, loneliness, sadness, music, entraide, happyness, exclusion

Process

couleur

Available print(s)

DCP, ProRes HD, H264 HD

Available version(s)

French version, English version, International version (music and effects)

Image ratio (theaters)

1:85

Image radio (TV, video)

16/9

Sound

Stereo, 5.1

HD

oui

Dialogues

oui

Year of production

2021

Credits

Producer(s)

Executive producers : Reginald de Guillebon (Folimage), Nicolas Burlet (Nadasdy Film)
Producer : Pierre Méloni
Head of development : Corinne Destombes

Music

Serge Besset