date festival


European short films

Animal Talk


Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips
2018 - Belgium - 19mn

Screenings : friday 1 - 2:00 pm - Le Quai - T900 - followed by a debate with directors saturday 2 - 11:30 am - Les 400 coups S1
Going on a safari is a dream for many. For middle-aged couple Linda and Troyer, it turns into a horribly real adventure when they get left behind in the wilderness.
Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips
Nicolas Keppens graduated in 2012 from KASK / School of Arts Ghent with the short animation film Superstars. After his animation studies at KASK he studied at the film academy of Luca School of Arts in Brussels.

Matthias Phlips (a.k.a. MAT) studied Graphic Design at Luca School of Arts Ghent. After graduating, Matthias started working as a graphic designer in Ghent, while developing his career as an illustrator and cartoonist. He published the books
Daniël van Dicht and Vet boek van Sharon and does commissioned work for De Standaard (dSweekblad) and NRC Handelsblad among others.

Cast : Chris Boni, Sam Louwyck
Voices : X
Screenplay : Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips
Animation : Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlips
Sound : Koen Baeyens
Editing : Nicolas Keppens, Matthias Phlip
Music : Greg Scheirlinckx

Production : Brecht van Elslande