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Hold the Lines : Operation Cobra is a 2017 action brickfilm by Hadrien Besse.[1] It follows a mission to rescue a captured spy, Bill Fury, from the villainous Colonel Mustard.[2] It was selected as part of the favourite list in the Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner 2017.[3] It is the final film in the Hold the Lines trilogy, following Hold the Lines chapitre II from 2011. It is the only film in the series that is in English, rather than French.



  • Brett Gillen
  • Luca Besse
  • Thomas Mardell
  • Delphine Sabat
  • Pierre Cevaer
  • Fabio Besse
  • Eduard Maldonado
  • Antoine Gouny
  • Fabio Godinho


  • Hadrien Besse - Writer, Director, Animator, Editor, Effects, Original music
  • Antoine Gouny - Sound design & mixing
  • Hyleen - "I Hold the Lines" vocals
  • Nicolas Viccaro - "I Hold the Lines" drums
  • Mathilde Leclerc - Graphic design
  • Roman Koscianski - Graphic design
  • Brett Gillen - English translation
  • Fabio Besse, Brett Gillen, Mathilde Leclerc, Roman Koscianski, Morgan Spence, "Brick Dictator", Celine Charrier, Nicolas Viccaro, Alexandre Charrier, Lili Liardet, Tobias Vogt, Xavier Bourdil - Special thanks


Hold the Lines series
Hold the Lines (2010) · Hold the Lines chapitre II (2011) · Hold the Lines : Operation Cobra (2017)