What resonates in silence

Nominated for

Best Animated Short

Director: Marine Blin

8' • France • 2020

French

Jury Statement: The style was beautiful, sensitive and used cleverly to push the narrative, It showed a real understanding of the craft of 2D animation.

Hiding death does not make it disappear. A little girl who suffered from the silence of adults felt dispossessed of her right to mourn. As an adult, she recounts the tender gestures that bind her to the dead.