Downside Up reveals a world where everyone has Down’s syndrome.
One day, Eric is born, a boy who’s different.
Peter Ghesquière, born in 1980, studied directing at Ritcs Filmschool in Brussels and got his degree in 2004. He has directed three beautiful short films since: Zondvloed, De Schijn van de Maan and Downside Up. His second shortfilm made it to the official selection of the festival in Cannes. With his latest, Downside Up, he's made it onto the longlist of the 2019 Academy Awards (c) for Best Action Live Short! He lives in Ghent, Belgium and often works on features films and pubs as a 1st AD.