The Tesla World Light

Tesla : Lumière Mondiale

Matthew RankinCanada8 minutes201714AB&WEnglish

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The world's greatest inventor ponders a revolutionary new concept of electricity while diving into a romantic fantasy about a feathery visitor to his windowsill in Matthew Rankin's astounding live-action/animation hybrid.

Intro and Q&A with director Matthew Rankin

The world's greatest inventor ponders a revolutionary new concept of electricity while diving into a romantic fantasy about a feathery visitor to his windowsill in Matthew Rankin's astounding live-action/animation hybrid.

Dans cet ahurissant film mêlant prises de vue réelles et animation réalisé par Matthew Rankin, le plus grand inventeur du monde imagine un nouveau concept révolutionnaire d'électricité tout en plongeant dans une fantaisie romantique à propos d'un visiteur à plumes sur le bord de sa fenêtre.

CanadaArt + DesignBiographyExperimental + Avant-garde
director
Matthew Rankin

Matthew Rankin attended McGill and Université Laval. He wrote and directed the shorts Hydro-Lévesque (08), Tabula Rasa (12), and Mynarski Death Plummet (14). The Tesla World Light (17) is his latest film.

Additional Credits

Director
Matthew Rankin
Production Company
National Film Board of Canada
Producer
Julie Roy
Screenplay
Matthew Rankin
Cinematographer
Julien Fontaine
Sound
Sacha A. Ratcliffe
Cast
Robert Vilar
Primary Publicity
National Film Board of Canada
International Sales Agent
National Film Board of Canada
Canadian Distributor
National Film Board of Canada