Short Films Competition | 20 min | 2018

The Nephew

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About the Film

Burgundy, France, end of 1945. On the day of his 15th birthday, Louis receives a very special gift from his uncle Jules, who decides to take his nephew to his favorite brothel in an attempt to let him explore his new life as a grown-up man. Through the evening’s bittersweet encounters, Louis discovers the adult world in all its complexity and cruelty.

Film Info

Section Short Films Competition
Year 2018
Length 20 min
Language French
Country United Kingdom, Fance
Premiere MENA Premiere

Film Credits

Director Wilhelm Kuhn
Screenplay Wilhelm Kuhn
Cinematography Ahmed El Lozy
Music Andrea Boccadoro
Editing Wilhelm Kuhn
Producer Ahmed El Lozy, Wilhelm Kuhn, Cécile Grélot-Invernizzi
Production Company
Sound Design
Sound Christophe Nassif
Cast Simon Royer, Marie-Stéphane Cattaneo, Laurent Le Doyen, Nicky Naudé

Film Contacts

Directed by: Wilhelm Kuhn