- Personal Doc, Portrait, Contemporary Issues, Human Interest, and Society
Faced with his wifeâ€™s desire to become a mother, filmmaker Stephane Goldsand goes on a quest to find out how people decide to have kids and identify the sources of his own hesitation. What emerges is an intimate story, peppered with humor and poignancy, where memories and present moments converge in an effort to redefine a coupleâ€™s future.
Leap Before You Look is a first-person short documentary that combines various storytelling styles, including vÃ©ritÃ©, interviews, narration, animations and family archival material.
- Running time
- 21 and 22 minutes
- Stephane Goldsand ... Director
- Stephane Goldsand ... Editor
- Jon Vatne ... Cinematographer
- Stephane Goldsand ... Cinematographer/ Producer
- Prod. Co.
- Catharsis Media
- United States
- Years of Production
- New York City, Mexico City
- Release year
- 2011: DocsBarcelona Documentary Film Festival, Montreal World Film Festival, Cambridge Film Festival, Morelia International Film Festival, DOCUTAH Documentary Film Festival, EDINDOCS Documentary Film Festival, Arizona International Film Festival
- 2011: Best Documentary, St. Petersburg Beginning Film Festival; Audience Award, Fine Cuts Series
- English, some French
- Spanish, French and English
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