—A metaphorical tale of adversity. A settling of accounts between a young man and a locomotive turns into a diabolical race against a merciless opponent.
Arnaud Brisebois has worked as the Head of the Art Department in films such as 300, Captain Sky and the world of tomorrow and Fantastic 4. Appreciated for his sharp creative acumen and eye, Brisebois has also been called upon as an Artistic Director in special effects in various films and television commercials. Trotteur is his first film.
Francis Leclerc’s first feature, Une jeune fille à la fenêtre was critically acclaimed in 2001. In 2004, he won Best Director awards at the Genie and the Jutra for Mémoires Affectives. His third feature film Un été sans point ni coup sûr was released in 2008. Director of a number of television commercials since 2006, Francis Leclerc acted in 2011 as a director for the television series Apparences and Les Rescapés II.
Script: Arnaud Brisebois
Director of Photography: Steve Asselin
Editor: Isabelle Malenfant
Casting Director: Anik Pion
Art Director: Greg Nowak
Costume Designer: Judy Jonker
Sound: Olivier Calvert
Score: Luc Sicard
Cello Player: Claude Lamothe
Line Producer: Mélissa Pietracupa
Executive Producers: Josée Vallée and Richard Speer
Produced by Antonello Cozzolino
Directed by Arnaud Brisebois and Francis Leclerc
Starring Kyle Gatehouse as « Trotteur »