Sic@Sic 2017

Les fantômes de la veille

by Manuel Billi / France, Italy 2017 / 20'

Cast and Credits

Original title / Les fantômes de la veille

English title / Ghosts of Yesterday

Director / Manuel Billi

Screenplay / Manuel Billi

Cinematography / Benjamin Bodi, Olivier Pagny

Editing / Benjamin Bodi

Music / Jérémie Lapeyre, Maxime Iko

Sound / Cyril Carbonne, Benoît Héry

Production Design / Emilie Pajak

Costume Design / Arnaud Lazérat

Cast / Olivia Csiky Trnka, Matthieu Fayette, Simon Guélat, Vincent Dieutre, Amdi Mansour, Olivier Douaud

ProductionOrok Films – Salam Jawad

Press Attaché / Glenda Manzetto

Format / Color

Runtime / 20 min.


A shadow in the woods, a sunny summer afternoon. Antoine and Philippe part without saying goodbye. That same day, a blond girl writes their names on a window of her house. Her mission is to heal other people’s wounds, help lost lovers to forget or disappear.

Manuel Billi

Manuel Billi (1979) lives and works in Paris. Film critic, producer and director, he has authored several essays on contemporary cinema. Since the year 2000 he has been collaborating with different Italian and French film magazines. In 2014 he directs his first experimental short film, Battre, enlever. Les fantômes de la veille is his first fiction short film.