The Last Words

DIRECTOR Wim Vandekeybus

PRODUCER Eric Kint

COPRODUCER Ultima Vez

FUNDED BY the Flemish Film Fund. With the support of the Minister of External Relations of the Brussels-Capital Region and the National Lottery.

SCREEN ADAPTATION Wim Vandekeybus and Jan De Coster

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Patrick Otten

EDITING Rudi Maerten

SOUND DESIGN Charo Calvo

MUSIC DURING CREDITS David Byrne

DÉCOR Christophe Olry

CASTING Wim Vandekeybus

WITH John Campbell, Alessandra Fabbri, Max Cuccaro, Mary Herbert, Nordine Benchorf, Stefano Questorio, Ali Salmi, Benoît Gob, Igor Paszkiewiez, Germán Jauregui Allue, Juha-Pekka Marsalo, Saïd Gharbi, Giovanni Scarcella, Piotr Torzawa Giro, Gavin Webber, Charo Calvo, Angelo Dello Spedale, Toni d’Antonio, Lilia Vieira Nestre, Antonio Grossi, Max Pairon, Mathilde Pairon, Judith Vindevogel, Sandrine La Roche, François Brice, Frédéric Gibilaro, Nicola Schössler, Dominique Van Steerthegem, Carméla Locantore, Vincent Scarito, Jan De Coster, Christophe Orly, Lorenza Di Calogero, Ana Stegnar, Jean-Baptiste Lefebvre, Ezra Eeman, Ophelia Van Campenhout, Wim Vandekeybus

ASSISTANT TO WIM VANDEKEYBUS Georg Weinand

1st ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Guy Goossens

SCRIPT Jan De Coster

PRODUCTION MANAGER Anja Daelemans

LOCATION MANAGER Wim ‘Billie” Straetmans

ASSISTANT LOCATION MANAGERS Thomas Tyberghein, Sofie Engelen, Hans Vanden Driessche

FOCUS PULLER Jean-François Hensgens

STEADICAM Renaat Lambeets

CHIEF ELECTRO Dieter Van Der Eecken

ELECTRICIANS Tommy Van Den Bempt, Richard Joukovsky

INTERN ELECTRICIAN Steven Liegois

EXTRA ELECTRICIANS Pieter Daelman, Bert Reyskens

GRIP François Colmant, Kurt Reybrouck

PERCH Stijn Jacobs

SOUND ENGINEER Luc Cuveele, Stijn Jacobs

COSTUME DESIGNER Lies Van Assche

COSTUME ASSISTANTS Irene Ferrero, Chandra Vellut, Els Mommaerts, Leen Hammencker

MAKE-UP Xenia Vanderlinden, Lisa Schonker

MASKS Maggy Jacot

DECORATOR’S ASSISTANTS Lieve Meeussen, Olivier Tottolo, Ezra Eeman, Ophelia Van Campenhout

ANIMAL HANDLER Christophe Olry

STILLS Jean-Pierre Stoop, Marc Hoflack

POSTPRODUCTION COORDINATION Carole Courtoy

NEGATIVE CUTTING Huguette Van Volsem

INSTRUMENTALS FOR SOUND BAND (SITAR) Bert Cornelis

SOUND MIX Franco Piscopo – Alea Jacta

CAMERA RENTAL Patrick Otten

FILM STOCK Kodak

LIGHTING EQUIPMENT B&L Lighting Services

GRIP EQUIPMENT Cine Qua Non, KGS

SOUND EQUIPMENT Luc Cuveele

LABORATORY Color by Dejonghe

TITLING Campens

SUBTITLES L.T.I.

TRANSLATIONS Stefano Questorio, Alessandra Fabbri, Jan De Coster, Heidi Ehrhart

The Last Words (c) Jean-Pierre Stoop

This short film, inspired by two stories by the Argentinean author Julio Cortázar, was originally part of the performance In Spite of Wishing and Wanting (1999). The Last Words tells the story of a scream seller selling a tyrant his own last words.

Filmed at the Thurn & Taxis site in Brussels (BE) and Vooruit Arts Centre in Ghent (BE).

DIRECTOR Wim Vandekeybus

PRODUCER Eric Kint

COPRODUCER Ultima Vez

FUNDED BY the Flemish Film Fund. With the support of the Minister of External Relations of the Brussels-Capital Region and the National Lottery.

SCREEN ADAPTATION Wim Vandekeybus and Jan De Coster

DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Patrick Otten

EDITING Rudi Maerten

SOUND DESIGN Charo Calvo

MUSIC DURING CREDITS David Byrne

DÉCOR Christophe Olry

CASTING Wim Vandekeybus

WITH John Campbell, Alessandra Fabbri, Max Cuccaro, Mary Herbert, Nordine Benchorf, Stefano Questorio, Ali Salmi, Benoît Gob, Igor Paszkiewiez, Germán Jauregui Allue, Juha-Pekka Marsalo, Saïd Gharbi, Giovanni Scarcella, Piotr Torzawa Giro, Gavin Webber, Charo Calvo, Angelo Dello Spedale, Toni d’Antonio, Lilia Vieira Nestre, Antonio Grossi, Max Pairon, Mathilde Pairon, Judith Vindevogel, Sandrine La Roche, François Brice, Frédéric Gibilaro, Nicola Schössler, Dominique Van Steerthegem, Carméla Locantore, Vincent Scarito, Jan De Coster, Christophe Orly, Lorenza Di Calogero, Ana Stegnar, Jean-Baptiste Lefebvre, Ezra Eeman, Ophelia Van Campenhout, Wim Vandekeybus

ASSISTANT TO WIM VANDEKEYBUS Georg Weinand

1st ASSISTANT DIRECTOR Guy Goossens

SCRIPT Jan De Coster

PRODUCTION MANAGER Anja Daelemans

LOCATION MANAGER Wim ‘Billie” Straetmans

ASSISTANT LOCATION MANAGERS Thomas Tyberghein, Sofie Engelen, Hans Vanden Driessche

FOCUS PULLER Jean-François Hensgens

STEADICAM Renaat Lambeets

CHIEF ELECTRO Dieter Van Der Eecken

ELECTRICIANS Tommy Van Den Bempt, Richard Joukovsky

INTERN ELECTRICIAN Steven Liegois

EXTRA ELECTRICIANS Pieter Daelman, Bert Reyskens

GRIP François Colmant, Kurt Reybrouck

PERCH Stijn Jacobs

SOUND ENGINEER Luc Cuveele, Stijn Jacobs

COSTUME DESIGNER Lies Van Assche

COSTUME ASSISTANTS Irene Ferrero, Chandra Vellut, Els Mommaerts, Leen Hammencker

MAKE-UP Xenia Vanderlinden, Lisa Schonker

MASKS Maggy Jacot

DECORATOR’S ASSISTANTS Lieve Meeussen, Olivier Tottolo, Ezra Eeman, Ophelia Van Campenhout

ANIMAL HANDLER Christophe Olry

STILLS Jean-Pierre Stoop, Marc Hoflack

POSTPRODUCTION COORDINATION Carole Courtoy

NEGATIVE CUTTING Huguette Van Volsem

INSTRUMENTALS FOR SOUND BAND (SITAR) Bert Cornelis

SOUND MIX Franco Piscopo – Alea Jacta

CAMERA RENTAL Patrick Otten

FILM STOCK Kodak

LIGHTING EQUIPMENT B&L Lighting Services

GRIP EQUIPMENT Cine Qua Non, KGS

SOUND EQUIPMENT Luc Cuveele

LABORATORY Color by Dejonghe

TITLING Campens

SUBTITLES L.T.I.

TRANSLATIONS Stefano Questorio, Alessandra Fabbri, Jan De Coster, Heidi Ehrhart