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Butoyi

  • Topic : children's rights
  • Category : International
  • Director : 12 young girls from Burundi
  • Co-ordinated & directed by : Simon Medard & Louise-Marie Colon
  • Assistant(s) : Pacifique Ndayiheke, Nadia Nijimbere & Mireille Niyonsaba (Camera+ Burundi)
  • Script : 12 young girls from Burundi
  • Technique : Cut-out
  • Editor : Simon Medard
  • Music : Yoya
  • Length : 10 minutes
  • Version : Kirundi with English subtitles
  • Synopsis
  • Award(s)
  • Festivals

Synopsis

Bukuru and Butoyi are twins. Butoyi is a brillant student. However, while her brothers go to school, she has to help her mom in daily tasks...

Award(s)

  • Meilleur film d'adolescents au festival Créajeune 2013 (SaarLorLux)
  • Mention Spéciale au WFAF – World Festival of Animated Film 2013 (Bulgaria)
  • Best Film Award & People’s Choice Award at Festival Internacional Pequeno Cineasta 2013 (Brazil)
  • Mention Spéciale at Festimaj 2013 (France)
  • Mention honorable au REC-Filmfestival de Berlin 2013 (Allemagne)
  • Meilleur court métrage d’adolescents au Festival Créajeune 2013 (SaarLorLux)
  • Meilleur film d'animation au FICAA 2014 (Charleroi)
  • Mention spéciale au festival Tricky women 2014 (Autriche)
  • Prix du Jury au Festival Génération Court de Paris 2014 (France)

Festivals

  • Festival International de Cine Afro Kunta Kinte 2016 (Columbia)
  • MUMIA – Underground World Animation Festival 2015 (Brazil)
  • Festival International Génération Court 2015 (France)
  • Anima Mundi 2015 (Brazil)
  • Anthropo Child&Youth Film Festival 2015 (Slovenia)
  • Human Rights Film Festival of Barcelona 2014 (Spain)
  • WFAF – World Festival of Animated Film 2014 (Bulgaria)
  • Constantine’s Gold Coin 2014 (Serbia)
  • WIZ-ART 2014 (Ukraine)
  • Sardinia Film Festival 2014 (Italy)
  • LISFE – Leiden International Short Film Festival 2014 (The Netherlands)
  • VAFI 2014 (Croatia)
  • Festival Alto Vincentino 2014 (Italy)
  • FICAM – Festival International de Cinéma d’Animation de Meknès 2014 (Morocco)
  • Cortoons 2014 (Italy)
  • International Youth Film Festival Plasencia Encorto 2014 (Spain)
  • Tricky Women 2014 (Austria)
  • International Filmmor Women’s Film Festival on Wheel 2014 (Turkey)
  • Festimages 2014 (Belgium)
  • MICE – Mostra Internacional de Cinema Educatiu 2014 (Spain)
  • Up and Coming 2013 (Germany)
  • Média 10-10 2013 (Belgium)
  • Festival International du Film d’Amiens 2013 (France)
  • CICFF – Chicago International Children’s Film Festival 2013 (USA)
  • TINDIRINDIS – International Animation Film Festival in Vilnius 2013 (Lithuania)
  • Flagstaff Mountain Film Festival 2013 (USA)
  • KINOFEST – International Digital Film Festival 2013 (Romania)
  • Contravision 2013 (Germany)
  • CICDAF – China International Animation and Digital Arts Festival 2013 (China)
  • International Film Festival Nueva Mirada 2013 (Argentina)
  • SIYFF – Seoul International Youth Film Festival 2013 (South Korea)
  • Festival Internacional de Cine para Niños 2013 (Mexico)
  • Lenola Film Festival – Inventa un Film 2013 (Italy)
  • CinemadaMare 2013 (Italy)
  • Festival du Film Court Francophone d’Atakpamé 2013 (Togo)
  • Cartoon Club 2013 (Italy)
  • Four River Film Festival 2013 (Croatia)