The Swimming Trunks

Le maillot de bain
Director: Mathilde Bayle

France, Drama, 2012, 20 min, english subtitles, N-7
On holiday on a campsite by the seaside, Rémi (Roger Manning), 10, is fascinated by Stéphane (Stanley Weber), 35, the father of one of his playmates. This is a new, confusing feeling for him. Nobody knows what he is going through – especially not handsome Stéphane…
2013 – First Award at the Sicilia Queer Film fest (Italy).
2013 – Golden Bear at the Festival of Nations (Austria).


Section: Short films programme "To Be or to Become?"

Screenplay: Mathilde Bayle

Dir. of Photography: Nicolas Mesdom

Music: Jérôme Lemonnier

Cast: Roger Manning, Stanley Weber, Inès Giardino, Carole Franck