This dark comedy, set in a retro-futurist, dieselpunk world, tells the story of Tom, a midget in love with Francoise, a tall, beautiful girl with auburn hair. When Françoise humiliates Tom at the village fair, she finds herself in a sticky situation: Tom’s best friend is none other than Fritz, a cannibal surgeon, who doesn’t think twice about cutting Françoise down to size — Tom’s size…
Cast: Christophe Fluder, Karen Alyx, Chris Egloff, Jean-Paul Bernard, Arsene Mosca, Jean-Francois Lam.
Director : Pascal Chind (firstname.lastname@example.org)
DOP: Christophe Grelié
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Never before has a short film had so much exposure on French TV (broadcast over 750 times). Short Cut got 46 official festival selections around the world, 8 awards, including the famous Silver Melies for the best European fantasy (received at the Leeds International Film Festival).