TO DIE BY YOUR SIDE
FOCUS ON DIRECTORS: CINEMA OLD & NEW
Director SPIKE JONZE, SIMON CAHN
Country France, USA
Year 2010
Running Time 6'
Color/B&W Color
Genre Animation
Premier Status Asian Premiere
Introduction
After sunset, an old Parisian bookseller closes his little shop. The characters from the books displayed on the shelves suddenly come to life. Dracula’s girlfriend Mina and Macbeth’s skeleton fall in love.
Director
SPIKE JONZE, SIMON CAHN
Jonze is a director with a very unique sense of creativity. His directing credits include music videos for Fat Boy Slim and Björk (amongst others) and <BEING JOHN MALKOVICH>(1999), <ADAPTATION>(2002), <WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE>(2009). This film is co-directed by Simon Cahn (a director and photo editor for the French magazine “Jalouse”).