Short Films Matter Logo
Search

French Fly

A comedic masterpiece that takes flight with wit, clever satire, and outlandish charm.
5/5

Review

Liam LoPinto‘s 2D animated gem soars to new comedic heights, offering a delightful and satirical exploration of French culture and stereotypes. The focal point is Antoine the fly, brilliantly voiced by Arthur Chaumay, who stumbles upon the shocking revelation of his wife’s infidelity with his twin brother, leading to a cascade of uproarious events.

LoPinto masterfully weaves together a narrative that not only lampoons French stereotypes but also cleverly skewers the very art of filmmaking. The film’s four-minute runtime is a rollercoaster of laughter, with each animated frame delivering a punchline that keeps the audience engaged from start to finish. The humor is not confined to cultural satire; it extends to a meta-commentary on the filmmaking process itself, creating a multi-layered and intellectually stimulating experience.

The collaborative effort of the ensemble voice cast adds a dynamic layer of zest and humor, enhancing the film’s overall appeal. The animation, characterized by its outlandish depictions and imaginative concepts, is a testament to LoPinto’s skillful craftsmanship. The result is a brilliantly witty and well-written piece that guarantees four minutes of uninterrupted laughter – an animated triumph that takes flight from the very first minute. In essence, it’s a comedic masterpiece that transcends both cultural satire and conventional filmmaking boundaries.

Brief Synopsis

A fly returns home to find his world completely… French.
French Fly Short Film Animation

Spotlight

Read more about .

Credits

Director(s): Liam LoPinto
Writer(s): Liam LoPinto
Cast: Arthur Chaumay, Cain Pickens, James Molle, Kion Heidar, Liam LoPinto, Maya Burnett, Tia Gilles, Vincent Albert, Zoe Lacau
Producer(s): Liam LoPinto
Director of Photography:
Animation: Liam LoPinto

Specifications

Genre: ,
Country:
Language:
Year:
Runtime: 4 min

Recommended

Recommended

French Fly

A comedic masterpiece that takes flight with wit, clever satire, and outlandish charm.
5/5

Review

Liam LoPinto‘s 2D animated gem soars to new comedic heights, offering a delightful and satirical exploration of French culture and stereotypes. The focal point is Antoine the fly, brilliantly voiced by Arthur Chaumay, who stumbles upon the shocking revelation of his wife’s infidelity with his twin brother, leading to a cascade of uproarious events.

LoPinto masterfully weaves together a narrative that not only lampoons French stereotypes but also cleverly skewers the very art of filmmaking. The film’s four-minute runtime is a rollercoaster of laughter, with each animated frame delivering a punchline that keeps the audience engaged from start to finish. The humor is not confined to cultural satire; it extends to a meta-commentary on the filmmaking process itself, creating a multi-layered and intellectually stimulating experience.

The collaborative effort of the ensemble voice cast adds a dynamic layer of zest and humor, enhancing the film’s overall appeal. The animation, characterized by its outlandish depictions and imaginative concepts, is a testament to LoPinto’s skillful craftsmanship. The result is a brilliantly witty and well-written piece that guarantees four minutes of uninterrupted laughter – an animated triumph that takes flight from the very first minute. In essence, it’s a comedic masterpiece that transcends both cultural satire and conventional filmmaking boundaries.

Spotlight

Read more about .

Brief Synopsis

A fly returns home to find his world completely… French.
French Fly Short Film Animation

Credits

Director(s): Liam LoPinto
Writer(s): Liam LoPinto
Cast: Arthur Chaumay, Cain Pickens, James Molle, Kion Heidar, Liam LoPinto, Maya Burnett, Tia Gilles, Vincent Albert, Zoe Lacau
Producer(s): Liam LoPinto
Director of Photography:
Animation: Liam LoPinto

Specifications

Genre: ,
Country:
Language:
Year:
Runtime: 4 min
Search
Short Films Matter - Short of the Year
Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds

You’re voting for

French Fly
By voting, I confirm and verify my vote for the selected short film. Please note: All votes submitted are subject to IP and device verification to prevent duplicate voting. Repeated votes from the same IP/device will not be counted. Read more about the contest.
Short Films Matter - Short of the Year

Your vote for

French Fly

has been received.