Watch “Red Balloon”: Horror Short Film By Damien Mace And Alexis Wajsbrot
In Red Balloon, horror short film by Damien Macé and Alexis Wajsbrot, Dorothy, the little girl Julie is looking after, behaves oddly during the course of the night screaming from her bedroom. Each time, Julie puts her back to bed, comforting her by telling her it’s just a nightmare…Or is it?
Red Balloon is a intriguing and suspenseful horror short film: it was shot with RedCam 4K and it includes challenging shots which was made possible with a team of 30 professionals including Jean Clement Soret.
Alexis Wajsbrot, one the directors behind this film, is a visual effects expert best known for his 2016 horror film Don’t Hang Up.
Red Balloon was Wajsbrot’s directorial debut. In 2010 he won the Directorial Discovery Award at the Rhode Island International Horror Film Festival and 35 selections in others.
Red Balloon has beed featured in many festivals and film events including the following:
FESTIVAL DE CANNES Short Film Corner LONDON FILM4 FRIGHTFEST SAINTE MAXIME international horror film festival FANTASTIQUE SEMAINE DU CINEMA DIRECTORIAL DISCOVERY AWARD at RHODES ISLAND horror film festival INTERFILM BERLIN Short Film Festival VIMEO FILM FESTIVAL narrative shortlist Festival du Film Court de VILLEURBANNE Festival Tous Courts d’AIX EN PROVENCE Festival international de Clermont-Ferrand DARK MILLS festival BEST FILM AWARD at “Films in the city event” SAN FRANCISCO Independent Film Festival Festival International Du Film D’Aubagne Festival International Du Film Fantastique de GERARDMER Festival du court métrage à MONTLUCON (rencontre Cine en Herbe) A Night of Horror International Film Festival SIDNEY, Australia BRUSSELS Short Film Festival Festival l’Europe en court-metrages Filmets Badalona Film Festival Festival Séquence court-métrage Interplay Film Festival in Canada International Izmir Short Film Festival Spasm Film Festival The 36th Cleveland International Film Festival Palm Springs International ShortFest
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