1. EN: What part of yourself are you willing to sacrifice in order to gain attention and love?
    Three citizens encounter a magical vendor who exchanges objects for talents or looks.
    What will they choose? This romantic farce depicts fallibility in a poetic mode.

    DE: Welchen Teil deiner Selbst würdest du opfern, um Aufmerksamkeit und Liebe zu bekommen?
    Drei Bürger entdecken einen magischen Händler, der Objekte gegen Talente eintauscht.
    Was wählen die drei? Diese romantische Farce zeigt Fehlbarkeit auf poetische Weise.

    FR: Seriez vous prêt à sacrifier une partie de vous-même pour attirer l'attention et l'amour?
    Trois personnes rencontrent un magicien qui echange des objets contre des talents ou des qualités.
    Que vont-ils choisir? Cette comédie romantique dépeint faillibilité humaine dans un mode poétique.

    ES: ¿Qué parte de ti mismo estás dispuesto a sacrificar para ganar la atención y el amor? Tres ciudadanos se encuentran con un proveedor mágica quienes intercambian objetos de talentos o miradas. ¿Qué van a elegir? Esta comedia romántica representa falibilidad en un modo poético.

    CAST: Marcos Adamantiadis, Erwan Marjo, Vincenzo Caci, Florence R., Julie Vignau, Neslan Cattoir, Virginie Naudillon
    VOICE: Xavier Anthonioz
    SCREENPLAY: Roman Volkov
    STORYBOARD: Masha Volkova
    ILLUSTRATOR: Boris Sokolov
    DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY: Aldo Piscina
    FOCUS PULLER & SUBTITLE TRANSLATOR: Xavier Anthonioz
    SCRIPT DOCTOR: Jean-Sébastien Lòpez
    MAGIC COACH & ART DIRECTOR: Alipio Rabazo
    SET PHOTOGRAPHER: Yves Kerstius
    BOOM OPERATORS: Julie Vignau, Bérénice Sand
    PRODUCTION ANGEL & ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Isabelle Giroux
    MAKE-UP ARTISTS: Julie Duquenne, Clara Della Vecchia, Katalin Szalay
    SOUNDTRACK: Mirko Rizzello
    CASTING: Alexandra Rice
    PRODUCERS: Hélios asbl. & APEIRON FILMS
    EDITORS: Charles Dubé, Sébastien Traham, Dave Lojek
    SPECIAL THANKS TO: Philippe Cattoir, Astrid Ladefoged, International KinoKabaret Brussels, Cécile and Claude Lepère-Humblet
    DIRECTOR, PRODUCER: Dave Lojek
    ___________________

    FESTIVALS & AWARDS

    1. International KinoKabaret Brussels, Belgium 2013
    2. Brussels International Short Film Festival, Belgium 2013
    3. Portobello Film Festival London, United Kingdom 2013
    4. 3rd Jury Award @ LandesFilmFestival Berlin Brandenburg, Germany 2013
    5. Festival de Cortos ISB - Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Argentina 2013
    6. Silver Medal @ Bundesfilmfestival FANTEX (Fantasy and Experimental) Waiblingen, Germany 2014
    7. Международный Фестиваль Кинолюбителей БЕЛЫЕ НОЧИ – White Nights International Filmfestival Petersburg, Russia 2014
    8. Kastav Film Festival, Croatia 2014
    9. Viewster Online Film Festival, 2014
    10. APERON FILMS retrospective for MACHT GELD - Art Exhibition at Schalterraum Berlin Schöneweide, Germany 2014
    11. Naoussa International Film Festival, Greece 2014
    12. Krivoy Rog Film Festival "Кино под звездами | Cinema under the Stars", Ukraine 2014
    13. Golden Orchid International Animation Festival, University Park, PA, USA 2014
    14. Baghdad International Film Festival, Iraq 2014
    15. Farinha Film Festival Patos, Brazil 2014
    16. KO & DIGITAL - Festival Internacional de Cine Solidario Barcelona, Spain 2014
    17. Blackbird Film Festival Cortland, USA 2015
    18. Golden Anteaters Film Festival Lublin, Poland 2015
    19. Finalist @ Florida Movie Festival Daytona Beach, USA 2016
    20. La Rioja Es De Cine - Festival Internacional De Cortometraje & Cine Independiente Logroño, Spain 2016

    Download 1080p cinemascope mp4 screening files with subtitles:

    no subs: http://j.mp/focus_en
    GERMAN subs: http://j.mp/focus_de
    SPANISH subs: http://j.mp/focus_es
    FRENCH subs: http://j.mp/focus_fr
    RUSSIAN subs: http://j.mp/focus_ru

    press kit ZIP: http://j.mp/focus_press

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