Heart of Gold

Nominated for

Best Animated Short

Director: Simon Filliot

13' • France • 2020

No Dialogue

Who wouldn't give their all for a child? A mother sees an opportunity to escape the hardships of a life of poverty by selling her organs to a sick, very rich, elderly neighbor. And she hands over her own flesh in exchange for gold. Little by little, necessity gives way to a craving for more gold.