FICTION, SEN/FR, 2021, 24’, VO Peul ST FR/EN


Sénégal. La jeune Astel, 13 ans, s’occupe du troupeau de vaches avec son père. La rencontre avec un jeune berger va bouleverser leur quotidien paisible.

  Best 1st Fictional Work Award and National Competition, Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival

Ramata-Toulaye SY

  Sibel (2018), Notre-Dame du Nil (2019)


Ramata-Toulaye Sy is a Senegalese-French film director and screenwriter. She is most noted for her 2021 short film Astel, which was the winner of the Share Her Journey award at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival, and the SACD Award and a Special Jury Prize at the 2022 Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival.