EN - Johnny is a 40-year-old Irishman living in Belgium, negotiating the perils of the online dating scene. Enter Gwen, standing head and shoulders above the competition. Can two wrongs make a right? Big Bird is a romantic comedy that isn't afraid to put the boot in.


Title Big Bird
Original title Big Bird
Original language English, Dutch
Status Completed
Production Majority Flemish
Category Shorts
Genre comedy
Year 2015
World première / first public presentation 2015-01-08


Cast Johnny Vivash, Liesa Naert, Bert Huysentruyt, Begir Memeti, Rishi Panchasara, Aleksandra Szlazak, Margo Destrijcker, Sandra Deschepper, Sarah Vangeel, Tiemen Van Haver, Thomas Van Goethem, Dominique Lindemans
Photography Thomas Buelens

Technical specs

Running time film 10'
Aspect ratio 1:2.35
Sound format stereo
Colour Colour
Available in 2D



2015: Follow Gent (BE), Dublin Film Festival (IE), Psarokokalo - Athens International Short Film Festival (GR)

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Last edited on 28 September 2015

Short info

Director Jan Boon
Producers Jan Boon
Writers Derek O'Connor

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