Official Short Films in Competition

Tesla : Lumière mondiale
The Tesla World Light

  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

New York, 1905. Visionary inventor Nikola Tesla makes one last appeal to J.P. Morgan, his onetime benefactor. A spectacular burst of image and sound that draws as much from the tradition of avant-garde cinema as it does from animated documentary.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Tesla : Lumière mondiale

    Directed by: Matthew RANKIN

    Country: Canada

    Year of production: 2016

    Running time: 08 min 18 s

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: puppets, pixilation, diverse techniques, live action

    Version: Version originale française sous-titré anglais

    Target public: Teens, Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Matthew RANKIN

    Production: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA, Julie ROY

    Distribution: ONF - OFFICE NATIONAL DU FILM DU CANADA, Lorne PRICE

    Artistic direction: Louisa Schabas

    Script: Matthew Rankin

    Sets: Dany Boivin

    Camera: Julien Fontaine

    Music: Christophe Lamarche

    Sound: Sacha A. Ratcliffe

    Voice: Maurice Krank

    Other credits: Robert Vilar (Acteur/Actor), Becca Blackwood (Costumière/Costume Designer)