La vache qui rit?

Marion de Vries Short documentary - 1994 - 15 min.

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Short black-and-white documentary about the life of the cow in 1994. The cow would appear at first sign to lead a lazy and pleasant life. Everyone knows the reassuring picture of sluggish ruminating cows in a meadow. However one wonders whether this picture still reflects reality. Is the life of today's cow still so peaceful? Inspired by a poem of Gerrit Achterberg.

Credits

Director(s) Marion de Vries
Producer(s) Marion de Vries
Director of Photography
Editing
Wiebe van der Vliet
Sound on Set
Production Country
Netherlands