Sébastien Betbeder

2019 / France / Fiction / 31 min


Thomas, freelancer for the Courrier Picard, must paint a portrait of Usé, an atypical musician and former candidate in the Amiens municipal election. As the two men get to know each other better, they discover Jojo’s inanimate body in a vacant lot. When the latter brings back to life under their eyes, their lives are disrupted.



After his release from Fresnoy, Sébastien Betbeder made several short films, and then a fantastic first feature film, Nuage. Follow Les Nuits with Théodore then 2 autumns 3 winters.

In 2014, he began a Greenlandic trilogy with Inupiluk, The Film We Will Shoot in Greenland and The Voyage to Greenland. His fifth feature film Marie et les naufragés was released in 2016.

In 2018, he directed Ulysse and Mona, then Debout sur la montagne. Sébastien Betbeder also writes fiction for France Culture, makes clips and blank cards for the ARTE program, Blow up.


Writer: Sébastien Betbeder

Cinematographer: Romain Le Bonniec

Sound: François Boudet

Editing: Céline Canard

Mix: Roman Dymny

Cast: Thomas Scimeca, Nicolas Belvalette (Usé), Jonathan Capdevielle, Alma Jodorowsky, Pauline Scoupe-Fournier

Production : ENVIE DE TEMPÊTE PRODUCTIONS – Frédéric Dubreuil, Sarah Derny


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