The Bailiff

The Bailiff  {L’huissier}

The Bailiff
France, 6 Minute Running Time
US Premiere
Topic: Comedy
Language: French

Awards: Jury Award Short Film Festival Saint-Genis-Pouilly, France 2011 Public Award Troyes Premiere Marc

Inflamed by the impending confiscation of his furniture by the tax collector, a Parisian man fumes at the world, only to make matters much worse for himself in this amusing take on the relative merits of giving and receivership.

DIRECTOR: Lydia Wheatley
Producer: Jil Servant
Editor: Élodie Leyne
Screenwriter: Xavier Lauprêtre
Cinematographer: Christophe Serrare
Music: Damien Deshayes
Principal Cast: Laurent Salsac, Carole Huitorel, Daniel Lobé, Ivan Heidsieck

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