World soundtrack awards
Film Fest Gent - Umpire
Archived: Umpire (2015)

director: Leonardo Van Dijl

composer: Senjan Jansen
With: Benjamin Ramon, Lilith Kempynck, Mirthe Tavernier, Alexandra Lymarev, a.o.

duration: 18 minutes
Belgian Cinema Today , Short, Drama

Shorts - Competition for Belgian student Shorts

Axelle, a young, promising tennis player is left in increasing desperation when she learns that Jeremy, her attentive coach, remains detained for further questioning. While rumors and emotions fly, Axelle secretly harbors her deepfelt emotions awaiting their reunion. When ultimately Jeremy proofs permanently removed from her life, young Axelle is faces with the realization that her silence did not suffice to save her hero. For the first time in her life she experiences a loss of love, of which ultimately only she is Umpire.


director: Leonardo Van Dijl
composer: Senjan Jansen
producer: Leonardo Van Dijl & Maïté Spaenjers
screenplay: Leonardo Van Dijl
Editor: Tom Denoyette
Cinematography: Wim Vanswijgenhoven
sound: Senjan Jansen

production company: LUCA School of Arts

More info

dialogue: Dutch
Country: Belgium
year: 2015

Technical Specs

sound: Dolby Digital SRD
format: DCP
frame: 1:1,85
FPS: 25


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