Maître Nageur

Maître Nageur

Canada | 2016 | DCP | Color | 14’ 58” | Karine Belánger

Director: Karine Belánger
Script: Karine Belánger
Producer: Andrew Przybytkowski
Cinematography: Vincent Biron
Sound: Jean-Sébastien, Beaudoin-Gagnon
Music: Peter Venne
Edition: Sophie Benoit-Sylvestre
Cast: Julianne Côté, Théodore Pellerin, Simon Pigeon, Carla Turcotte

Synopsis
During the heat wave, swimmers flock to a municipal pool. Rain or shine, as the days pass the place takes on a life of its own, and the lifeguards, while immature at times, shoulder considerable responsibilities.

Karine Bélanger
Karine Bélanger has a Bachelor’s degree in film studies from the Université de Montréal. After working in film restoration, she moved to production. She is currently the coordinator for Coop Vidéo de Montréal and has just completed her first short film, Maîtres Nageurs.

Festivals
Festival du Nouveau Cinéma de Montréal
Vancouver Int. Film Festival
Cambridge Int. Film Festival
Buenos Aires Int. Film Festival
Cambridge Int. Film Festival