CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH VILMOS ZSIGMOND

By Pierre FILMON

LOST FILMS - as DISTR Theatrical, TV, DVD-video / PROD

Documentary - Completed 2016


Festivals
& Awards

Cannes 2016
Cannes Classics
Munich 2016
Int'l Film Fest. Of india, Goa 2016
Gent IFF 2016
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • FRANCE
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH, FRENCH, ITALIAN
    • Duration
    • 80 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Pierre FILMON
    • Writer(s)
    • Pierre FILMON
    • Producer(s)
    • Marc OLRY (LOST FILMS DISTRIBUTION), Jean-franois MOUSSIÉ (FASTPROD)
    • Synopsis
    • CLOSE ENCOUNTERS WITH VILMOS ZSIGMOND is the result of a special encounter. The last of the Mohicans, a legendary american cinematographer, Vilmos Zsigmond, 85 years old meeting Pierre Filmon, a young french director. Pierre wanted Vilmos to shoot his first feature film : a beginner asking a veteran to stand behind his camera. After many encounters another movie took place : a movie in which the cameraman stood in front of the frame. A documentary about a cinematographer, shot in Paris, in California and his homeland Hungary, about his life and works, starring his friends (directors, actors and cinematographers).