World soundtrack awards
Notre-Dame des Hormones
Archived: Notre-Dame des Hormones (2017)

director: Bertrand Mandico

With: Elina Löwensohn, Nathalie Richard, Michel Piccoli, a.o.

duration: 31 minutes
LGBTQ, Fantasy

Shorts - Global Cinema
Film Fest Gent - Notre-Dame des Hormones

Two actresses are rehearsing a play over a weekend in a country house. While walking in the woods, one unearths a strange thing, a creature without cavity, nor members, the size of a seal. The creatures becomes an object of desire for both women, desperate to own the thing. But what they don't know is that they just found 'Our lady of hormones'.


director: Bertrand Mandico
producer: Emmanuel Chaumet
screenplay: Bertrand Mandico
Editor: Laure Saint-Marc
Cinematography: Pascale Granel

production company: Ecce Films

More info

dialogue: French
subtitles: Eng subt.
Country: France
year: 2017


BERTRAND MANDICO (1971): Le cavalier bleu (1999, short), C'était le chien d'Eddy (2003, short), Essai 135 (2007, short), Il dit qu'il est mort... (2008, short), Lif og daudi Henry Darger (2010, short), Boro in the Box (2011, short), La résurrection des natures mortes (Living Still Life) (2012, short), Souvenirs d'un montreur de seins (2014, short), Prehistoric Cabaret (2014, short), Salammbô (2014, short), Notre-Dame des Hormones (2015, short), Y a-t-il une vierge encore vivante? (2015, short),… Show more

Technical Specs

format: DCP
frame: 1:1,78

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