1999 Official Selection, film index

Le Cyclope de la mer

Le Cyclope de la mer
The Cyclops of the Sea

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

The cyclops of the sea guards the lighthouse. To fill in time in his life of solitude, he invents a colony of beings made of wood and cork and gives them life. Everything falls apart the day he takes in a fish who is stranded on the lighthouse platform.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Le Cyclope de la mer

    Directed by: Philippe JULLIEN

    Country: France

    Year of production: 1998

    Running time: 13 min

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: puppets

    Process: Colour

    Target public: All audiences

  • Credits

    Directed by: Philippe JULLIEN

    Production: JPL FILMS, Jean-Pierre LEMOULAND, ARTE, Karen BYOT

    Distribution: JPL FILMS

    Script: Philippe Jullien, Jean-Pierre Lemouland

    Sets: Jean-Marc Ogier

    Animation: Souad Wedell

    Camera: Pierre Bouchon

    Music: Yann Tiersen

    Sound: Thierry Gault

    Editing: Anne Rennesson