BY BLOOD [R: PG]
DIRECTOR: Guillaume Enard & Jonathan Delerue
RUNTIME: 20 m GENRE: Drama, Action, Historical
BLOCK N: HISTORY IN THE MAKING (2)
TRAILER Once a ruthless war lord who won his land by his sword, Mort-Lieu is now a sick old man. A mysterious knight appears; Mort-Lieu believes the stranger is Death himself coming to get him. Facing his own end, Mort-Lieu has to confront his legacy. Q&A with directors Guillaume Enard & Jonathan Delerue after the screening.
SCREENING: Saturday 25.08.18, 4.50-5.50 PM
Born in Paris, Guillaume Enard studied filmmaking at the Ecole Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle, where he directed his first short Correction, starring the famous French actor Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu. After a decade working as an editor and sound editor on several TV series and feature films and collaborations with famous French directors such as Yves Boisset, Guillaume became a full time script writer. He has written and adapted many TV projects for the screen including Marvel’s Iron Man and the Invisible Man, and directed award-winning shorts such as Brumes, and several feature films including Unleashed and the animated feature Kitty.
Jonathan Delerue is a graduate of the Emile Cohl School of Art. He has honed his skills as a storyboard artist working for the most part on the “French Frayeurs” film collection. Jonathan has since worked on many prestigious productions with Luc Besson’s EuropaCorp (Colombiana, Taken 2, Taken 3, 3 Days to Kill, and the forthcoming Koursk…), Dimitri Rassam’s Chapter 2 (Gibraltar, Paradise Lost), academy award winner Thomas Langman (Vanikoro), Alain Goldman’s Légende Films (La French, HHhH), Jericho Films (Radin, Rémi Sans Famille), and Why Not Productions’ Jacki. He has just completed storyboarding Alain Chabat’s Santa & Cie, and Jean-François Richet’s L’Empereur de Paris. Par le Sang is the spearhead film project to be followed with feature films alongside his co-writer and co-director Guillaume Enard.