Feature Film | 2011-2012 | Tragicomedy | Canada, Switzerland

Shooting data

Start of shooting24.10.2011
End of shooting15.12.2011
LocationsChablais CH

Project data

Length of movie105

    Brief synopsis

    Filled with hope, 13-year-old Achille waits for his father to be released from prison. Achille’s dream of living together with his parents, like a “real” family, will suffer greatly at the hands of a mother exhausted from waiting a partner and father who is irresponsible and - due to his many years in jail – may not be able to adapt to the outside world. Will this vulnerable being with a flamboyant past be able to keep the promise he made to his son, namely to never live apart from each other ?

    (Quelle: http://www.severinecornamusaz.com/FILMS/Entrees/2012/9/29_CYANURE___CYANIDE.html)


    ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
    Alexandre EtzlingerAchille [L]
    Roy DupuisJoe [L]
    Sabine TimoteoPénélope [L]
    Christophe SermetAlexis [L]
    Yannick GuiraudLe Boucher [L]


    Camera Departmentdirector of photographyCarlo Varini
    Costume Departmentcostume designerFrançoise Nicole
    Director's DepartmentdirectorSéverine Cornamusaz
    EditingeditorUrszula Lesiak
    EditingeditorDaniel Gibel
    Production Designproduction designerFabrizio Nicora
    ScreenplayscreenwriterMarcel Beaulieu
    ScreenplayscreenwriterSéverine Cornamusaz
    Stuntsstunt coordinator Francois Doge
    Stuntsstunt driver Daniel Stockhorst

    Production companies

    P.S. Productions, Xavier Grin [ch]
    Item 7 [ca]

    Distributing companies

    Frenetic Films [ch]


    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Sabine Timoteo2013Schweizer Filmpreis [ch]Beste DarstellerinNominated
    Séverine Cornamusaz201348. Solothurner Filmtage [ch]Forum SchweizNominated