Le Mans 1955

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet
  3. When and where ?

The 24 Hours of Le Mans, 1955 with 300,000 spectators. Pierre Levegh's car ploughs into the spectator stands scattering the crowd with his car engine's hot debris. There are 80 victims and yet, the race goes on.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Le Mans 1955

    Directed by: Quentin BAILLIEUX

    Country: France

    Year of production: 2018

    Running time: 15 min 13 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: 2D Computer, 3D Computer

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Quentin BAILLIEUX

    Production: EDDY PRODUCTION, Nicolas DE ROSANBO, WINDY PRODUCTION, Carole LAMBERT

    Distribution: SND FILMS, Sydney NETER

    Artistic direction: Quentin Baillieux

    Script: Julien Lilti

    Animation: Geoffrey Lerus, Paul Lavau, Daniel Quintero, Leila Kaddoura, Vic Cchun, Axel Digoix

    Music: Ali Helnwein

    Sound: Xavier Dreyfuss

    Editing: Benjamin Massoubre, Vincent Tricon

When and where ?

This film is part of the programme Short Films in Competititon 4