L’ombre des papillons
Sofia El Khyari | 9 MIN | France, Portugal, Qatar, Morocco
In a mysterious forest, a woman is slowly lured into a nostalgic daydream as she observes butterflies.
|International title||Shadow of the butterflies|
|Director||Sofia El Khyari|
|Screenplay||Sofia El Khyari|
|Country||France, Portugal, Qatar, Morocco|
Sofia El Khyari
Sofia El Khyari grew up in Casablanca. She moved to Paris to study cultural management, and learned animation by herself. She directed her first short film and then obtained a Master’s degree in animation at the Royal College of Art in London where she explored her fascination for textures and animated calligraphy.
FILMOGRAPHY: Sand Under your Skin (2016, 15’10), Ayam (2017, 4’00), The Porous Body (2018, 6’15)
Toronto International Film Festival
Locarno Film Festival
Bucheon International Animation Festival
Zagreb Film Festival
Zinebi, Bilbao International Festival of Documentary and Short Film
… among others