Cinema

Le jour extraordinaire

Duration
15 min
The villagers cross stretches of water that are as vast as they are dangerous. Sailing in large walnut shells, they accompany their dead to their final destination, where the sea meets the sky.

Directed by: Joanna Lurie (France, 2018)
Screenplay: Joanna Lurie, Jean-Marc Bouzigues
Genre: drama
Awards: Best animation (Flickerfest 2019), Jury Prize (festival Tous Courts 2018)
Parental guidance: TV-PG