The Old Child

  • 16'
  • France
  • 2021
Philosopher Zhuang Zi once dreamt he was a butterfly. This pleasant daydream tells this old story from a new perspective. Modern butterflies apparently dream in VR. Nature, technology and spirituality seamlessly meld when a monk and a child both embrace modern technology their own way.
Director
Felipe Esparza Pérez
Premiere
World premiere
Country of production
France
Production Year
2021
Festival Edition
IFFR 2021
Length
16'
Medium
DCP
Language
Tibetan
Producers
Jie Min, Estelle Benazet
Production Companies
Le Fresnoy - Studio national des arts contemporains, New Asian Filmakers collective
Sales
Le Fresnoy - Studio national des arts contemporains
Screenplay
Felipe Esparza Pérez
Cinematography
Felipe Esparza Pérez
Editor
Felipe Esparza Pérez