2013 Official Selection, film index

De Wake

De Wake
The Wake

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

A man wakes at the sick bed of his wife.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: De Wake

    Directed by: Pieter COUDYZER

    Pieter Coudyzer was born in Belgium in 1978 and graduated from the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent in 2003. His graduation film "Moodswing" was selected at over 100 festivals and won the Grand Prix at Anima 2004 and the Franciscus Pycke Prize from the Academy in Ghent. In 2007, he contributed to "DichtVorm", a collective film produced by S.O.I.L. His short film "The Wake" took home the SABAM Award at Anima 2013. In 2015, his first graphic novel, "Woekeraar", was published by Xtra.

    Country: Belgium

    Year of production: 2013

    Running time: 21 min

  • Technique

    Category: Short film out of competition

    Techniques used: Cut-outs

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Pieter COUDYZER

    Production: S.O.I.L., Geert VAN GOETHEM, Linda STERCKX

    Artistic direction: Pieter Coudyzer

    Script: Pieter Coudyzer, Geert Van Goethem

    Graphics: Pieter Coudyzer

    Storyboard: Pieter Coudyzer

    Layout: Pieter Coudyzer

    Sets: Pieter Coudyzer

    Animation: Pieter Coudyzer, Pieter Vanluffelen

    Compositing: Pieter Coudyzer

    Sound: Senjan Jansen

    Editing: Alain Dessauvage, Ewin Ryckaert

    Voice: Charlotte Vandermeersch, Benjamin Verdonck