This Magnificent Cake!

25 OCT 23:00 Litteraturhuset

An anthology film, set in colonial Africa in the late 19th century, telling the stories of 5 different characters: a troubled king, a middle-aged Pygmy working in a luxury hotel, a failed businessman on an expedition, a lost porter and a young army deserter.


Belgium/ France/ Netherlands | 2018 | 44:00 |
Stop-motion | Pixilation
Director: Marc James Roels & Emma De Swaef
Production: Koen Vermaanen, Ben tesseur, Steven De Beul, Emma De Swaef, Marc James Roels
Animation: Elodie Poncon, Patricia Sourdès, Iris Alexandre, Mirjam Plettinx, Andreas De Ridder
Company: Beast Animation

Director's Biography:

Marc James Roils is an award winning live-action director. Emma De Swaef specializes in stopmotion and dollmaking. Together they made the short film Oh Willy in 2012, a stop-motion short that won 80 international awards including the Cartoon d͛Or. Ce Magnifique Gâteau ! is their latest production.