The vertical format, the resolution (4K), the slow motion (1000 fps), and the shooting environment (cliff and underwater), make this film a technical world first.

Directed by Jean-Charles Granjon, Impact is a collective adventure made possible by Lionel Franc and the Bluearth production team.

Directors: Jean-Charles Granjon

Production: Bluearth Production

Category: Experimental short film

Pictures: Jean-Charles Granjon / Maurizio Tiella / Albrecht Gerlach


Team and technical means:

  • 2 Phantom Flex 4K
  • Zoom angénieux and Fujinon Cabrio
  • A boat
  • 8 members of an exceptional team!



Synopsis: Impact tells the story of a high-flying diver’s inner journey in the few seconds before his flight.



    • Best cinematography – Noida international film festival (India)
    • Best video art and advertisement – Master of art film festival (Bulgaria)
    • Staff pix – Vimeo
    • Best experimental – short stop international film festival (UK)
    • Finalist – New York film and TV (US).
    • Best experimental – Best short fest (Canada).