Aya [dir. Simon Coulibaly Gillard]

  • Aya [dir. Simon Coulibaly Gillard]
Genre : Drama
Type : Fiction
Original title :
Principal country concerned : Column : Cinema/tv
Year of production : 2021
Format : Feature
Running time : 90 (in minutes)
http://michiganfilms.be/film/aya/

Aya grows up with her mother on the island of Lahou. Joyful and carefree, she likes to pick coconuts and sleep on the sand. However, her paradise is doomed to disappear under the waters. As the waves threaten her house, Aya makes a choice: the sea can rise, but she will not leave her island.

A film by Simon Coulibaly GILLARD

starring Marie-Josée Kokora, Patricia Egnabayou et Junior Asse

Belgium, 2021, Feature-length film, 1h30

Produced by Sébastien Andres, Alice Lemaire et François-Pierre Clavel

Director
Simon Coulibaly Gillard

Screenwriter
Simon Coulibaly Gillard

DoP
Simon Coulibaly Gillard

Sound
Simon Coulibaly Gillard

Editing:
Marie-Hélène Mora, Bertrand Conard

Sound Editing:
Clément Chauvelle

Color grading:
Reda Berbar

Mixing:
Anton Vodenitcharov

Production:

Michigan Films /// http://michiganfilms.be/film/aya/
Kidam,
RTBF,
Canal + Afrique,
Shelter Prod,
Dérives

With the support of
Centre du Cinéma et de l'Audiovisuel de la Fédération Wallonie-Bruxelles,
de la Coopération belge au Développement,
de France 2 et du Tax shelter du gouvernement fédéral belge,
Sabam

SCREENINGS
ACID CANNES 2021 (74è Festival de Cannes)

Selected to First Cut Lab Belgium workshop

Articles

2 files

Organizations

2 files

Partners

  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • PACIFIC ARTS ALLIANCE
  • FURTHER ARTS
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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