2006 Official Selection, film index

Novecento : pianiste

Novecento : pianiste

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Abandoned at birth on a piano of a transatlantic liner, Novecento stays on board all his life. Never setting foot on dry land, he dreams of the world through a particular music.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Novecento : pianiste

    Directed by: Sarah VAN DEN BOOM

    Country: France

    Year of production: 2005

    Running time: 17 min

  • Technique


    Techniques used: 2D computer

    Process: Colour

  • Credits

    Directed by: Sarah VAN DEN BOOM

    Production: 8 1/2 FILMS, Luca CHIARI, ELS'ANIME

    Distribution: MEGAFILMS, François BARRAUD

    Based on: "Novecento : pianiste", Alessandro Baricco

    Script: Sarah Van den Boom

    Graphics: Sarah Van den Boom

    Storyboard: Sarah Van den Boom

    Sets: Sarah Van den Boom

    Animation: Sarah Van den Boom

    Compositing: Richard Van den Boom

    Music: Pascal Zavaro

    Sound: Jean-Michel Collet