A smile travels through the world of sadness being transformed by emotions and thoughts...
Best International Short Film, Special Jury Mention | Jaffna International CinemA FF, Sri Lanka, 2022
CAST & CREW
Armine Anda, Reginald De Guillebon
Lilit Altunyan, Armine Anda
Director of Photography
Animation: Mina Convers, Lilit Altunyan
Mikayel Voskanyan Tigran Kuzikyan
Voice Actors: Armine Anda, Nairi Katchadurian, Victoria Aleksanyan
Hoshkee Film, Folimag
Lilit Altunyan had local and international exhibitions as a visual artist. As an author-illustrator she published The Blue Fox, The Musician Monster picture books. In 2019, she became a laureate of Children’s Writers and Illustrators’ Competition Armenia receiving two prizes. In 2020, Lilit Altunynan was included in the IBBY Honour list. Her debut project When I Am Sad was the winner of Animation Du Monde in Yerevan Reanimania IAFF 2018 and won Folimage Co-production Award in MIFA Pitches, Annecy IAFF 2019. It became the first Armenian/French co-production in animation. The film was selected to have the world premiere in the Official Competition at Anim’est Bucharest International Animation Festival in 2021. It is officially selected by many festivals including Clermont - Ferrand, Oberhousen Isff-S, Bucheon Iaff and Animafest Zagreb.
When I Am Sad (short, 2021).