'if it was easy, everyone would do it'
Cadet is the pitch-black tragicomedy of Steve, a 13 year-old athlete who is secretly being doped by his father and coach Patrick to enhance his performance on the track. Steve is faced with the hard choice between his self-esteem and his father's wishes.
Kevin Meul (°1979, Belgium) graduated at the Sint-Lukas Filmschool in Brussels in 2003. He has since been active in the Belgian film industry, mainly as a writer and/or director of short films, music videos and commercials. He's signed to the production company Comrad, he directs live television shows for Sporting Telenet and currently he develops his debut feature film with Fobic Films.
His latest short 'The extraordinary life of Rocky' won numerous awards at Film Festivals all over the world.
'Cadet' received support from VAF.
DOP Ruben Impens 1ST AD Tine Verbist PRODUCTION Nele Carlier ART DEPARTMENT Tanker STYLING Sofie Durnez MAKE UP Blonde SOUND Raf Enckels CASTING Louis Pons EDIT Maarten Janssens & Manu Van Hove SOUNDTRACK Younes Faltakh © 2013