Belle à croquer
Oscar Mongoût, a gourmet cannibal, burns with love for the neighbor in his building, the very vegetal Miss Carrot. This passion seems destined to fail: she is a vegetarian, while he suffers from a total phobia about vegetables. Things take a drastic turn the evening she invites him to dinner.
Director: Courtière Axel
Producer: Sandrine Pillon Lucie Portehaut, Préel-Cléach Fabrice
Fiction, France, 2017
15:00 min | trailer
Axel Courtier is an independent film-maker based in Paris. He is specialize in mixing fiction and animation. After graduate from the ESAG Penninghen in Paris, where he completed his first short « Happy End », Axel directs in 2013 "Le Dernier Homme", a fantastical short film, which will be selected in numerous festivals (Palm Springs, Rhode Island, Fantasporto, Festival of Nation, Court-métrange…). Afterwards, Axel works on two video-clips for the band Poom « Big Bang » and « Toi & Moi » where he perfects his taste for mixing film and animation. In parallel, he directed numerous commercials (Lacoste, Dolce Gusto, Canal+, Tropicana). In 2017, released his last short film « Belle à Croquer », a fantastical film with a highly worked universe, on which he worked for more than five years. Axel is currently writing his first feature film « Le Coeur Fou ».