BIRDZ (2016)

Des hommes à l’allure et au comportement d’oiseaux s’efforcent de survivre dans une nature cruelle. People that look and behave like birds, trying to survive the cruelness of nature

Distribution info & contact

Mikhal Bak

Main Credits

Written and directed by :
Emilien Davaud
Producer :
Claude Barras, Hélium Films
Production manager :
Géraldine Rod
3D animators :
Michael Cotton-Russell
Valérie Juillard
Music :
David de Salle
Sound design & sound editing :
Jérôme Vittoz


Projections choisies / Selected screenings
- World premiere at Tampere International Film Festival 2016 (Tampere, Finland)

- Forum for Animation Films (Cairo, Egypt)

- FEC European Short Film Festival 2016 (Reus, Spain)

- Hong Kong International Film Festival 2016 (Hong-Kong, China)

- Athens Animfest 2016 (Athens, Greece)

- Mediawave International Film and Music Festival 2016 (Komaron, Hungary)

- Future Film Festival 2016 (Bologna, Italy)

- 7th International Animation Film Festival Golden Kuker-Sofia (Sofia, Bulgaria)

- Ecozine International Film Festival 2016 (Zaragoza, Spain)

- Fest Anča - International Animation Festival 2016 (Žilina, Slovakia)

- SICAF - Seoul International Cartoon & Animation Festival 2016 (Seoul, South Korea)

- Cartoon Club 2016 (Rimini, Italy)

- Fantoche - 14th International Animation Film Festival (Baden, Switzerland)

- Encounters - 22nd Short Film & Animation Festival (Bristol, England)

- Animatou 2016 - International Animation Film Festival (Geneva, Switzerland)

- 17ème Festival du premier court métrage (Pontault-Combault, France)

- 35ème Festival du Film d'Animation pour la Jeunesse  (Bourg-en-Bresse, France)

- 2ANNAS 2016 - 21st Riga International Film Festival (Riga, Latvia)

- BIAF - The 18th Bucheon International Animation Festival (Bucheon, South Korea)

- Banjaluka International Animated Film Festival (Banjaluka, Bosnia and Herzegovina)
     Award for Best 2D Animation

- Anima Mundi 2016 (Rio de Janeiro & São Paulo, Brasil)

- 14th Multivision Festival (Saint Petersburg, Russia)

- Manchester Animation Festival (Manchester, England)

- Kinoproba - XIII International film schools festival-workshop (Ekaterinburg, Russia)

- 52es Journées de Soleure (Soleure, Switzerland)

- 28es Rencontres Cinema Nature (Dompierre-sur-Besbre, France)
     Best sound design award

- Cortoons - XIII Festival Internacional de Cine de Animación (Gandia, Spain)

- Animocje - Animation Film Festival (Bydgoszcz, Poland)

- Animanima - International Animation Festival (Čačak, Serbia)