date festival


Student films

Programme 4

Poles Apart

Paloma Baeza
2017 - Royaume-Uni - 12mn

Screenings : thursday 18 - 2:00 pm - Centre de congrès friday 19 - 9:30 am - Les 400 coups S1
In a harsh Arctic landscape, a hungry and solitary polar bear has to decide if a naïve Canadian grizzly bear is her food or her friend.
Paloma Baeza
Paloma Baeza began playing leading roles in various British TV dramas and independent films. She moved into directing with the comedy short film, Watchmen, which she wrote with Cillian Murphy. Poles Apart is her first animated film. It received awards from festivals around the world.

Cast : Helena Bonham Carter, Joseph May
Voices : X
Screenplay : Paloma Baeza

Production : Ser En Low

NFTS - National Film and Television School
38 D Birchington Road
NW6 4LJ London United Kingdom
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Founded in 1971, The National Film and Television School welcomes approximately sixty students a year. It offers two-year programmes in nine departments : animation, photography, documentary, editing, fiction, production, screenwriting, music and sound. The NFTS also offers a one-year programme in TV directing and production, and a screenwriting programme.