Ferdinand Knapp is the pre-eminent actor in French theatre, revered by all. While preparing for a new play, the lines between his character’s malevolent personality and his own begin to blur until reality warps into a nightmare, compelling him to commit an irredeemable act.
Best Film Award, Best Actor Award | Video Maker Naples FF, Italy, 2015
Judge’s favorite award | Pacific Coast International Short FF, USA, 2015
Critic's Prize Award | Paranormal Media Festival, Italy, 2014
Best Actor Award | Roma short FF, Italy, 2014
CAST & CREW
Louis Le Bayon, Duncan Way
Andrea Baldini, Thomas Compère-Morel
Director of Photography
Dominique Pinon, Philippe Du Janerand, Dominique Uber
Born in Italy.Lives in Paris. After studying cinema at the University of Pisa, he directed two short films chosen for numerous festivals and put on as video installations in several European cities. His short film Ferdinand Knapp had its international premiere in competition at the 71° Mostra d’Arte Cinematografica di Venezia, and has already won multiple international prizes. He is currently developing his first feature film.
Il sapore della pena (2000, short), Il migliore (2005, short), Film lumière, couleur, matière (2007, short), Ferdinand Knapp (2014, short).