Born in Lausanne (Switzerland) in 1982, Victor Jaquier is a director and an illustrator. He directed his first stop-motion short in 2003, The Silver Key. In 2004, he directed Cronos & Rhea, a short film using live actors and stop-motion animated creatures. In 2007, he moved to Paris where he directed a short live action horror movie for Canal+, In Memoriam.
His 20-minute live action movie, The Black Lake, was made in 2010 and produced by Imaginastudio (Switzerland). The Black Lake was selected in many festivals around the world including the Austin Fantastic Fest, and won a ‘special mention’ in the French fantastic film festival of Gerardmer.
He is now working on an ambitious stop-motion project.
Name: Victor Jaquier
Lives in: Paris, France
"The Black Lake" (aka Le Lac Noir), special mention at Gérardmer Film Festival
"The Silver Key" (aka La clé d'argent), special mention at Neuchâtel International Fantasy Film Fest
Horror Shorts Volume 1
Film by Hoyoung Im (Adventure, Fantasy and Horror) Director What does a man who pulls a child from a fish, a Korean vampire industry of blood milk bottles, a table, a vampire cafe, a mysterious box, a DVD rental box called Deadbox, and disturbed woman with a tear of blood, have in common? - Horror tales from Around the World. Written by Max Visconti
Collapse of History
Video by Victor Jaquier (Short and Music) Director
Le lac noir
Film by Victor Jaquier (Short, Drama and Horror) Director In the far-off time of tales, Madeleine and Jean are living on the shores of an alpine lake. They have been together since Jean found the young girl lying in the forest unconscious and amnesic. One day, Jean catches a huge fish, and in the stomach he discovers a young boy asleep. So begin the events that will awaken Madeleine's memory. Written by Imaginastudio
Television (Thriller) Director
Cronos & Rhéa
Film by Victor Jaquier (Fantasy and Short) Director In a bizarre house, Rhéa endures an endless suffering: Cronos eats the children she gives birth to every day. But this time, one of the newborn children attempts to escape.
La clé d'argent
Film by Victor Jaquier (Animation and Short) Director A man opens a dimensional door with a silver key. On the other side, there is a dark world, full of monsters.