Bad Father
Bad Father

Bad Father

Director Tigrane Avédikian

Production year 2011

Length 29min.

Country France


Olivier, 27, comes back into his childhood village to sell the land that he inherited from his mother. This way, he hopes to get closer to his dad, Jacques who is a horse’s vet. He hired three juvenile delinquents to help him with the work and Olivier’s jealousy and anxiety becomes more and more important…



Tigrane Avédikian
Tigrane Avédikian



Daniel Chabannes, Corentin Sénéchal


Tigrane Avédikian, Martin Drouot

Director of Photography

Pascal Poucet

Production designer

Tiphaine Hervo-Sarrat

Music by

Nicolas Repac


Philippe Grivel


Léa Masson


Serge Avédikian, Hovnatan Avédikian, Brigitte SY, Florence Loiret Caille, David Ayala, Artan ahiti, Rabah Nait Oufella, Thomas Larrouguere

Production company(ies)

Production Company Épicentre Films 55, Rue de la Mare 75020 Paris

Tigrane Avédikian

Born 1985. Son of actor and director Serge Avédikian. Started as an assistant director in a 2003 film La peur, petit chasseur. Worked as first assistant director on several short movies (Egaré, L’étoile de Mer, Le soleil et la mort voyagent ensemble, Dans l’île), in 2005-2006. He was the Assistant Director on Lady Jane, by Robert Guédiguian, in 2007. Since 2005 Tigrane Avédikian has been directed his own short films.


Dans la direction opposée (2005) Falling into water/Au fond de l’eau (2009), Bad Father (2011).

FILMS 2012