| 10 min

This animated short introduces a juke box into a greasy spoon diner overrun with cockroaches. The cockroaches get caught up in the music as their lives are transformed by the arrival of this new machine. But the restaurant's owner has a plan: will he be able to outsmart his uninvited guests?

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  • director
    Martin Barry
  • script
    Martin Barry
  • animation
    Martin Barry
  • character design
    Martin Barry
  • direction of photography
    François Beauchemin
  • editing
    Werner Nold
  • sets
    Vianney Gauthier
  • music
    Martin Barry
  • sound concept
    Martin Barry
  • music recording
    Louis Hone
  • voice
    Martin Barry
    Brigitte Poudrier
    Monique Villeneuve
  • recording
    Denis Larochelle
  • post-sync effects
    Jérôme Décarie
  • sound editing
    Marie-Claude Salvaille
  • re-recording
    Jean-Pierre Joutel
    Adrian Croll
  • actor
    Luiz Saraïva
    François Bottega
    Pierre Mailloux
  • art direction
    Vianney Gauthier
  • camera
    Pierre Letarte
    François Beauchemin
  • makeup
    Nicole Veillette
  • executive producer
    Robert Forget
  • producer
    Yves Leduc

  • redoak

    The secret lives and partying lifestyle of Cockroach's!

    redoak, 10 May 2012
  • winmalee

    In the early 1980's I was invited to a private house owned by Sydney University (Australia) people to watch several short movies via projector and screen and I saw this movie at that house. A bit confusing. Still great to see it again.

    winmalee, 8 Jan 2011