COMMERCIAL WORK (New Generation Award)

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Laura Lémerveil - Laura Lémerveil
La Raffinerie

Laura Lémerveil - Laura Lémerveil - La Raffinerie


Title of Piece: Laura Lémerveil
Brand: Laura Lémerveil
Production Company: La Raffinerie
Client: Laura Lémerveil
Agency: in-house
Director(s) : David Findlay
Business Region: 36850
Short Synopsis: Laura Lémerveil’s mandate is to support poly-handicapped youths and their families in Quebec City.

The short is a tender and human account of Victor and his non-verbal, wheelchair-bound daughter Annie, and the profound effect her arrival in the world has had on him as well as how LL was able to help him not just manage the enormous task, but come to find the beauty in it.
Runtime: 03:13
Release Date: 2019-01-29
Producer(s): Marie Côté, Isis Djebara
Director of Photography: Farhad Ghaderi
Editor: Joseph Carney
Production Design: Audrey Fontaine
Costume Design: Audrey Fontaine
Music Composer: Chris Waldrop
Creative Director: David Findlay
Visual Effects: /
Sound Design: Mitchell Allen
Script: David Findlay
Copywriter: Samantha Picard-Tham
Props Stylist: /
Animation: /
Notes for Judging: Recently shortlisted for the Next Director Award at the D&AD and Silver winner for New Director of the Year at the Shots Awards America 2020, David Findlay is a writer-director and Arts graduate of the University of British Columbia hailing from Quebec City, Canada.

His work focuses on the earnest examination of human behaviour and is known for seamlessly straddling the line between fiction and documentary through a highly cinematic lens.
Statement: 36905
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