Tenderness

FIC | 00:17 | SWITZERLAND
DIRECTOR MAXIME RAPPAZ | SCREENPLAY MAXIME RAPPAZ
A GOLDENEGGPRODUCTION PRODUCTION
Synopsis

It’s the first time Adrien is entering a homosexual sauna. In the space of one night, he discovers this microcosm where the comic aspect of the individual tragedies encounters the passing of time and where hope mingles with melancholy.

Bio | Filmography

Biography

Maxime Rappaz, Director

Born in Geneva in 1986, Maxime Rappaz gained a Bachelor of Arts in design (HEAD) in 2011, then worked in the fashion industry, dividing his time between Florence and Paris. At the same time he worked on his experimental video and writing projects. In 2013, he changed course and decided to turn towards cinema. He was hired as a scriptwriter on the full-length film “Métamorphoses” by the French director Christophe Honoré and gained a Master of Arts in cinema and scenario (HEAD/ECAL) in 2016.

He is currently pursuing his research and developing his film projects.

Filmography

Laissez-moi, feature film in development, 2019
L’Été, short film, 2016

Images

Trailer
Distribution

Festivals

2018: Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur (Switzerland)

Credits

Casting
Arsinée Khanjian
Adrien Savigny
Pierandré Boo
Pierre-Antoine Dubey

Directed by
Maxime Rappaz
Written by
Maxime Rappaz
In collaboration with
Florence Seyvos
DOP
Thomas Szczepanski
Sound
Bruce Wuilloud
Editing
Gabriel Gonzalez
Sound Design & Mix
Philippe Ciompi
Color Grading
Raphaël Frauenfelder

Produced by
GoldenEggProduction | Gabriela Bussmann
Production Manager
Yan Decoppet

In coproduction with
ARTE France
RTS – Radio Télévision Suisse

News

Dressed for Pleasure

• Special Mention of the Jury at interFilm Berlin
• Watch Replay on ARTE

Putin's Witnesses

• Best Documentary Award at Stockholm IFF
• Swiss theatrical release on October 10

Tenderness & The Sisters Jarariju

• Official Selections at the Kurzfilmtage Winterthur

The Dispossessed

• Theatrical release on September 29

Putin's Witnesses

• Official Selection at TIFF 2018
• Grand Prix for Best Documentary at Karlovy Vary IFF

Dressed for Pleasure awarded at the Berlinale

• Special Mention of the Youth Jury