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The Man Who Slept

2009 11 min
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A young woman shares her life with a sleeping ghost. She lives in the denial of a loss that has left her all alone. This vibrantly textured animated film is a work about resilience, a journey to night’s end that culminates in an awakening. Without words

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The Man Who Slept

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A young woman shares her life with a sleeping ghost. She lives in the denial of a loss that has left her all alone. This vibrantly textured animated film is a work about resilience, a journey to night’s end that culminates in an awakening. Without words
  • direction
    Inès Sedan
  • editing
    Natacha Dufaux
  • music
    Robert Marcel Lepage
  • producer
    Ron Dyens
    Aurélia Prévieu
    Marcel Jean
    Galilé Marion-Gauvin
    Marc Bertrand
    René Chénier

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