The Centipede and the Toad

Mille-Pattes et Crapaud

film-roll France / Color / 10' / 2013

In a faraway forest, the gracious, lissome Centipede is admired by all the other creatures. Except for an old Toad, haughty and jealous, who hates him. One day, he decides to get rid of the Centipede… The story is based on the tale “The Curse of the Toad” by Gustav Meyrink.

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Anna Khmelevskaya

Born in 1976 in Minsk (Belarus). She first studied at Minsk's Fine-Arts Academy (1990-1994) and at its University of Linguistics (1994-2000), and then arrived in Paris to study computer graphics and animation at the "Arts Décos" school (2005-2006). Since then, she works as a graphic designer, animator and storyboarder.

Director
Anna Khmelevskaya
Screenplay
Anna Khmelevskaya
Fabrice Luang-Vija
Cinematography
ANIMATION
Camille Rossi
Vincent Bierrewaerts
Vincent Djinda
Editing
Anna Khmelevskaya
Fabrice Luang-Vija
Sound Design
Christophe Jacquelin
Film Cast
Elisa de Maury
Christian Leonard
Producer
Sophie Fallot
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