2016 Official Selection, film index



  1. Overview
  2. Fact Sheet

Fragments of porcelain, enamel and rust. Exploring the mystery of femininity and the choreography of a metamorphosis.

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Nœvus

    Directed by: Samuel YAL

    A well-respected artist and filmmaker, Samuel Yal graduated from the Ecole Nationale des Arts Appliqués et de l'Image in 2003 where he majored in Graphic Design and Animation, then earned his Master's in Visual and Fine Arts from the Université Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne. He combines his ceramics with installation work and his sculptures have been exhibited in numerous places, in France and abroad. He has also led animation workshops and collaborated on several stop-motion productions.

    Country: France

    Year of production: 2016

    Running time: 08 min

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: diverse techniques

    Process: Colour

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Samuel YAL


    Script: Samuel Yal

    Graphics: Samuel Yal

    Animation: Samuel Yal

    Compositing: Édouard Leynaud, Stéphane Legeard

    Music: Raphaël Marechal

    Sound: Raphaël Marechal

    Editing: Samuel Yal