The Passenger

Cinematographer: Matthew Sakatani Roe
Editor: David Courtil
Composer: Alexis Rault

Producers: Marielle Noble
Co-Producers: Guillaume Raffi, Valérie Landau, Terence Ripault, Philippe Macridis, Mathieu Carratier, Emily Einbinder, Sébastien Auscher, Michael Nakache

Technical Details: Ratio: 2:35 – Color – 20min

Year: 2015

Short Film

The Passenger

Magical Evocative Inspirational


Director:
Michael Nakache

Writer: Michael Nakache, David Courtil

Genre: Fantasy/Drama

Story
Driving through the desert en route to San Francisco, Sebastian has a chance encounter with Helena, a mysterious and attractive hitchhiker. Together they embark on a journey to the unknown, testing the boundaries of reality along the way.

Cast

  • Chris Kattan

    Sebastian

  • Justine Waschberger

    Helena

  • Stanley B. Herman

    Pete

  • Alex Nahon

    The French Waiter

  • Alena Haddad

    The Little Girl

About the film

Shot in only three days for less than $18,000

Features the renowned comedian and former SNL cast member Chris Kattan, and the award-winning actress Justine Wachsberger

Selected by the Hollyshorts Film Festival (Oscar-qualifying film festival)

Bought by Pacific Voice, the biggest Japanese short film buyer/distributor and co-organizer of the Short Shorts Film Festival in Tokyo

Diffusion

Festivals

Short Film

The Passenger

Magical Evocative Inspirational

Director: Michael Nakache

Writer: Michael Nakache, David Courtil

Genre: Fantasy/Drama

Story
Driving through the desert en route to San Francisco, Sebastian has a chance encounter with Helena, a mysterious and attractive hitchhiker. Together they embark on a journey to the unknown, testing the boundaries of reality along the way.

Cast

  • Chris Kattan

    Sebastian

  • Justine Waschberger

    Helena

  • Stanley B. Herman

    Pete

  • Alex Nahon

    The French Waiter

  • Alena Haddad

    The Little Girl

Cinematographer: Matthew Sakatani Roe
Editor: David Courtil
Composer: Alexis Rault

Producers: Marielle Noble
Co-Producers: Guillaume Raffi, Valérie Landau, Terence Ripault, Philippe Macridis, Mathieu Carratier, Emily Einbinder, Sébastien Auscher, Michael Nakache

Technical Details: Ratio: 2:35 – Color – 20min

Year: 2015

About the film

Shot in only three days for less than $18,000

Features the renowned comedian and former SNL cast member Chris Kattan, and the award-winning actress Justine Wachsberger

Selected by the Hollyshorts Film Festival (Oscar-qualifying film festival)

Bought by Pacific Voice, the biggest Japanese short film buyer/distributor and co-organizer of the Short Shorts Film Festival in Tokyo

Diffusion

Festivals

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