Reine Crocodile

Reine Crocodile (2018)
Court Fiction - 30' - En distribution

Written and directed by Charles Habib-Drouot

Rayna is a young Bulgarian prostitute working in the Red District of Brussels. One evening, after a mystical orgasm, her client dies in her arms. This death, as sudden as strange, sends Rayna back to her own condition. For her, nothing will ever be as it was before.


Written and directed by Charles Habib-Drouot


Produced by Oualid Baha

Produced by Aurélien Bodinaux


1st Assistant director Sébastien Tixador


Cinématographer Fiona Braillon

Sound engineer Marie Paulus

Set Manager Morgane Thibaut

Assistant set manager Gabriel Pinto Monteiro

Set decorator Julian Gomez


Cast : Lydia Indjova (Rayna), Marc Veh (Adjilé), Gergana Todorova (Irina), Desislava Gigova (Kalina), Faudile Defrance (customer), Père Guy Fontaine (Orthodox priest), Michel Mpoy (old Congolese), Jovita Lukau (young African), Djubebe Kaluma (Singer 1), Epolo Mabita (Singer 2), Thierry Soul-T Haguma (Singer 3)


Production Tact Production & Neon Rouge Production

Production assistant Laurent Louis-De Wandeleer


With the support of : 

Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles

Tax Shelter du Gouvernement fédéral de Belgique

Screenwriting assistance from région Rhônes-Alpes

and l'Atelier Musique et Cinéma du Festival Premiers Plans d'Angers 2017

Technical Details: 

Genre Fiction short film - colours : Drama/Mystery/Romance

Language French, Bulgarian

Subtitles French/English

Format Numérique 3,5K, caméra ALEXA

Cadre : 16/9 (1,78:1)

Sound Stereo

Available on Numérique HD, 2K, 4K, DCP 2K / fichier numérique .mov/ DVD / BluRay

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