In the short film, Rêverie, you are introduced to a precious little girl in the backseat of a car waiting while her mother unloads groceries from their shopping cart. She catches the eye of a boy in the parking lot strolling a cart.
In the middle of snooping in her mother’s purse the young boy taps on her window signally to follow him.
You are then taken to the countryside and watch as they stroll each other along in the cart, climb trees, and snap pictures of one another.
Suddenly, you hear a knocking and the little girl is jolted out of her daydream only to see her mother tapping on the window. With a look of nostalgia settled on the girls face, the car begins to move.
It’s hard to tell whether this girl wishes to be with this little boy or whether her thoughts are of a bigger picture. Maybe she just wishes to escape her own reality, although that’s an awful complex thought for someone her age. (more…)