Programme

TALE OF A SEED

Yawen Zheng

USA, 2017 / 9 min / French version / animation

Part of the short film collection Les petits contes de la nuit

A boy is looking for the perfect place to plant his golden seed.

A little boy is trying his best to find the perfect spot to plant his golden seed. But where do you plant a very precious seed? Legend tells that you have to find a special place for it! In the heart of a landscape of light? Or in the dark belly of a monster? The ideal place may not be as far as he thinks.

 

The school screenings on 04/03 AM at 10:30, on 08/03 at 8:45 AM, on 10/03 at 10:30 AM, on 11/03 at 10:30 and on 12/03 at 11:00 AM unfortunately had to be cancelled.

Screenings
Sun 07/03 14:00 Ciné Utopia FR Public https://luxfilmfestfilms.megatix.be/en/HO00003234
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Awards
  • First Place - "Frame by Frame", Florida Animation Festival, 2017 (USA)
Cast & Credits
Screenplay 
Yawen Zheng
Music 
Min He
Production 
USC School of Cinematic Arts
Distribution 
Little KMBO
Animation 
Yawen Zheng
Biography

Yawen Zheng is an animation filmmaker based in Shanghai. She specialises in virtual animation, design and illustration. She likes to extend her art to different mediums and styles to reflect the peace and warmth of our world. Yawen Zheng studies at the School of Cinematic Art at the University of Southern California. Tale of a Seed (2017) is her graduation film.

Filmography
  • 2017 – Tale of a Seed (short)
  • 2014 – Monster in My Heart (short)
  • 2014 – Every Star (short)
  • 2014 – Little Favour (short)
  • 2012 – The Song for Rain (short)