The Bench

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Five characters watching the clouds, listening to birds, eating sandwiches, talking about the wind while waiting for the sunshine that doesn’t come.

1971. 16 mm., colour, 9′.


Script, dialogues et realisation: Patrick Van Antwerpen

Assistant­ director. Boris Lehman

Camera: Michel Houssiau

Assistant-cameraman: André Focan

Mounting: Daniel De Valck

Sound: Jean-Marie Buchet, Boris Lehnan

Interpretation: Joost Boer, Mme Dec1ercq, Leona Muylle, Jean-Marie Buchet, Hubert Mestre.