At the start of the 20th Century, on a tiny island topped with steep cliffs, there lives an isolated man. Despite the huge developments in modern aviation, this inventor is obsessed with achieving his dearest dream: to fly using nothing but his arms. For him, only a pure, light, innocent soul is capable of such a feat. 11-year-old Joseph seems to be the perfect candidate.
2017 Festival International du film francophone de Namur – Prix BeTv, 2018 Brussels Short Film Festival – Grand Prix, 2018 British Independant Film Festival – Best Cinematography, 2018 Courts en Betton – Prix du Public, and more..
Director Biography – Nicolas Boucart
Nicolas Boucart was born on January 10, 1981 in Tournai. After finishing his film studies at INRACI, the Belgian Film School, in Brussels, he began a career as a scene shifter and cameraman on movie sets.
Whilst honing his technical skills in the field, he quickly started to write and direct short fictional films.
In 2016, after working as a technician on over fifty short and feature-length films, he devoted himself full-time to writing and directing.