In the streets of Paris, during another run, the life of a delivery man switches.
Like the film “The Bicycle Thief” by Vittorio de Sica, when the delivery man’s bicycle disappears, his entire life stops. Then the story reveals something incredible. The delivery man comes back to life through what his body is normally unable to perform.


  • DIRECTOR /Elise Gaiardo
  • COUNTRY /France
  • CATEGORIES /Short film
  • RUNTIME /09:39

Directors Biography

Elise Gaiardo

Elise Gaiardo is a French director and screenwriter. After a career in the advertising agency, Publicis, she quit to open up to the world of Film making and began her career in Paris as an actress. There, she discovered acting and directing. In Los Angeles, she ran her own production company, The Wild and The Free Inc., and wrote the TV show CONFUSED, for which she produced and directed the 45-minute pilot. CONFUSED was nominated for the NEW YORK TELEVISION FESTIVAL and won the CALCUTTA INTERNATIONAL CULT FILM FESTIVAL. In Los Angeles, Elise also produced music videos, commercials and developed her One Woman Show. She wrote a mini-series concept for CANAL+ and the Accor Hotels. Since her return to France, Elise has been developing a new TV show: JULIETTE (10×26), a feature film and has just shot the short film BIGGER (10 min). The theme running through all her films is freedom. Elise loves the extraordinary in the ordinary. She creates strong, intimate worlds, where aesthetics reveal the uniqueness of the human being, often with a touch of humor.


“Le livreur” : Sofiane Chalal
“La cliente” : Kelina Riva


Directed & written by : Elise Gaiardo
Producer : Khalide Tahhar & Stephen Cafiero
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