"La Détente" is an animated short movie produced and directed by Pierre DUCOS and Bertrand BEY. The film was created with technical support from KAWANIMATION, sound design by "Face B", and original music by Patrick STEMELEN.
In a trench during the first world war, a French soldier becomes paralyzed with fear. His mind disconnects from reality and escapes to a world where wars are fought by toys.
Best of Show award - SIGGRAPH ASIA 2011, Hong kong
Prix de la Jeunesse - Festival national du film d’animation, Bruz France
Jury Special Award - IAF, Istanbul Turkey
Best Environment Design - View awards 2011, Turin Italy
Best Animation award - 6th Sapporo International Short Film Festival, Japan
Jury Prize - OFF Court Festival 2011, Trouville France
Mention spéciale du Jury - Les Percéides Québec
Best Short film - Festival du film francophone d’Angoulême, France
Official selection Annecy 2011, France