Swatted

A film by: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis

Online players describe their struggles with “swatting”, a life-threatening cyber-harassment phenomenon that looms over them whenever they play. The events take shape through youtube videos and wireframe images from a video game.

Country: France
Length: 21’14”
Completion: 11/2018
Genre: documentary
Screening format: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English, French

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Festivals:

  1. Geneva International Film Festival, Switzerland (2 – 10 November, 2018)
    Short Film Selection
  2. Internationale Kurzfilmtage Winterthur, Switzerland (6 – 11 November, 2018)
    International & National Competition
  3. International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam, the Netherlands (14 – 25 November, 2018)
    Student Documentary Competition
  4. Slamdance Film Festival, United States (25 – 31 January, 2019)
    Documentary Shorts Competition
  5. Premiers Plans, France (25 January – 3 February, 2019)
    European Film School Competition
  6. Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France (1 – 9 February, 2019)
    Labo Competition

Director: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis
Screenplay: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis
Producer: Le Fresnoy: Luc-Jérôme Bailleul
Cinematographer: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis
Animation: Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis
Sound Design & Editing: Alban Cayrol
Sound Mix: Martin Delzescaux
Editor: Maël Delorme, Céline Perreard, Ismaël Joffroy Chandoutis