PHILOBATES PRESENTS "ROMANCE IN BORMES"
FRENCH VERSION : http://www.kisskissbankbank.com/fr/projects/romance-a-bormes--2
"Romance in Bormes" is a cinema movie project featuring love, friendship and music. It is the first long feature film by Sylvia Marcov.
1.The producteur: Grégoire Koulbanis
Master of Science in Education and Environmental Management(MSc). Degree from the Business School, graduated from the Faculty of Economic and Social Sciences, Human Geography & Semiotics.
An international professional diver and diving instructor. From 1988 to 1998, Gregory Koulbanis was one of the close associates of Commander Cousteau. Fifteen times a scientific expedition leader aboard Calypso and Alcyone.
In 1999 became a consultant to the UNESCO Division of Ecological Sciences . He created Philobates that year and has since directed and produced documentaries, corporate films and more recently fiction films for foreign countries. He also directed the UNESCO film which won the Environment prize.
He is an honorary citizen of the city of Rosario in Argentina, and Bormes les Mimosas.
2. SYNOPSIS :
Lea, a 39-year old, decides to marry before her next birthday. The year that follows leads Lea and her friends through a comedy of manners, where lightness, music, humour and charm are all present.
The movie will be distributed in French and international theaters, threw the new digital distribution services company.
4. CASTING :
Stéphane Neville :
Trained in the Marseille High musical and theatre school. A full artist: singer, actor, pianist, guitarist, fencer. We saw him in different movies, and theatrea,: leading characters in the musical shows : Romeo & Juliet, Pinocchio, 80 days, Cindarella, The loves of Mozart , the Children of the Sun, the Little Prince....
Attended National Music school : studied the piano. Won the organ competition in Paris. Learnt theatre at school. Has been on stage for ten years.
Delphine Zentout :
She started very young and acted in many French famous cinema and television movies such as : San Antonio, Laissons Lucie faire, Farinelli, L’œil écarlate, 36 fillette, 35 %, Oh ma femme ! Ma petite entreprise, 3 filles en cavale, A fond de cinquième, Elles me disaient "tenez bon", Les prédateurs, Onde choc, Le clan des Pasquier, L'ex de ma fille, Sauver princesse, Mortelle violence, Portrait d'un tueur, Roméo et Juliette...
Laurent Desbois :
Plane pilot , boat navigator, mannequin, actor. Appeared in many international advertisements such as Rolls Royce, Bforbank, Tissot, SNCM... Plus many French films.
Lou Baron :
Graduates at The French National School of Fine Arts and the "Ecole Boulle" in Paris. Great international decorator, she has had a passion for dancing for a number of years. During a show Sylvia chose her for one of the characters in Romance. The casting was very successful.
Roger Cornillac :
Actor and Director for more than 40 years, Roger gave his agreement after reading the script.
4. COMPOSITEURS DE LA MUSIQUE DU FILM :
Regarding the score, Stephane Neville will work with the concerto pianist Guillaume Vincent. Sylvia met Guillaume after he gave a Rachmaninov prelude concert. He was immediately seduced by working on the Romance score.
This young 24 years old virtuoso gave his first recitals and concertos with an orchestra when he was barely 10. He was awarded his Prix de Piano, Music Diploma for Higher Education, Master degree in piano and the Prize for Hamony. He was 18. Some of the International prizes he won: Leipzig's Young concert Artists, Academy de Ravel, Awarded Sacem, Prize of the Orchestra National de France, Revelation classique by ADAMI, Revelation Soliste instrumental at the French Victoire de la musique Classique.
He performed at the prestigious theatre as the Suntory Hall in Tokyo, Barbican Hall in London, le Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Salle Pleyel in Paris, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Palace of arts in Budapest, Qatar Opera House in Doha, Simón Bolívar Hall in Caracas, etc.
He works with the Frankfurt Radio Orchestra, the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Bordeaux National orchestra, the BBC Symphony Orchestra....
5. TECHNICAL CREW :
Françoise Noyon (director of photography):
Director of photography for more than 20 short movies (2 with Sylvia Marcov).
Camerawoman on 6 long feature films, and several famous French TV series for more than 25 years, and on 3D films.
Also she has co-responsiblity for the image department in the CST ( Higher Technical Picture Commission).
And is a movie camera trainer in all the prestigious films schools, such as the Louis Lumière, ESRA, IIS, the Famis and EICAR.
Michel Abramowicz (directeur of photography 2nd crew) :
A very long list of international and French movies such as : Taken, Paris with Love, Star 80's, La fille des collines, Vent d'est, Michel vaillant, l'empire des loups, Sagan, Le bonheur a encore frappé, etc.
plus hundreds of music video clips and advertising.
Jean-François Schenegg (sound ingeener) :
Graduated from the Louis Lumiere school. Work: he was assistant to great sound engineers such as Bernard Bats, Pierre Lenoir, Laurent Boudaud in several feature films by Gerard Oury, Hean-Marie Poiret, Alain Centonze, Zem, Benoit Jacquot, etc.(also he is experienced in the technical department), on many long feature films.
Sound engineer on several short movies, and TV series.
Also mixer and sound editor .
5. Lieux :