The Lizards

Léon and his pal Bruno are in a Turkish bathhouse where Léon had arranged to meet a girl he met on the internet. Our two heroes experience strange encounters and vaporous revelations as they feverishly await the hypothetical arrival of this mysterious stranger.

  • France
  • 2012, 15 min
  • Director: Vincent Mariette
  • Director of photography: Julien Poupard
  • Editor: Frédéric Baillehaiche
  • Screenplay: Vincent Mariette
  • Cast: Vincent Macaigne, Benoit Forgeard, Ginger Romàn, Estéban, Mathilde Profit, Manon Droulez
  • Producer: Amaury Ovise
  • Production: Kazak Productions

Vincent Mariette

Vincent Mariette graduated from the Screenplay Department of La Fémis in 2009. During his studies, he wrote a lot of short and length movies, alone or co-writing. In 2008 he directed his first short film, Cavalier seul. His following short films Le meilleur ami de l’homme (2010), Double Mixte (2011) and The Lizards (2013) were screened at many film festivals. He is currently finishing his first feature film, Fool Circle.