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HOW TOMMY LEMENCHICK BECAME A GRADE 7 LEGEND

Directed by Bastien Alexandre
SHORT NARRATIVE 12 Minutes US Premiere
FILM GUIDE HOW TOMMY LEMENCHICK BECAME A GRADE 7 LEGEND
Eleven-year-old Ophelia has never been kissed, but she has the perfect plan to remedy that. She finds a suitable candidate—Tommy Lemenchick—and at school the following day, he describes how he became a seventh-grade legend.

Screening with Shorts: Magic Act
Comedy, Drama, First Time Filmmaker
About the Director(s)
After Bastien Alexandre studied graphic design and cinema, he started working as an illustrator and storyboard artist. In 2001, he became a concept artist for Cirque du Soleil; in 2008, he transitioned to stage directing and is currently directing the company’s show Volta. Alexandre directed his first short film in 2017.

Film Info
  • Section:
    Shorts
  • Year:
    2017
  • Length:
    12 minutes
  • Language:
    English
  • Country:
  • Premiere:
    US
  • Connect:
Cast & Credits
  • Director:
    Bastien Alexandre
  • Composer:
    Maxim Lepage
  • Producer:
    Maria Gracia Turgeon
  • US Distributor:
    Travelling distribution
  • Cast:
    Charlie Birdgenaw, Sam Ashe Arnold, Caroline Dhavernas
  • Cinematographer:
    Derek Branscombe
  • Screenwriter:
    Nicolas Billon
  • Editor:
    Véronique Barbe

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