Apeuree ( Scared )

short film
puppet animation
directing : Patricia Sourdès
music : Aidan Smith
voice : Jean Rochefort
editing : Elise Lobry
sound : Le labo de la souris

A little girl plagued by her fears and imagination is developing techniques in order to manage
her daily life: magical thinking, avoidance. Could reaching out to others be the solution?


- Cartoons on the bay ( Italy ) Pulcinella Award for the best music

- festival des 24 Courts (France ) best short ( less than 5 min category)

- festival national du film d'animation de Bruz ( AFCA ) ( France ) special mention

- Courts dans la vallée, Prémian ( France ) best animated film

- Montreal stop motion film festival ( Canada ) best independent short film

- festival les Ustensibles, Mulhouse ( France ) best professional short film

Selections and screenings


- competition, KROK International Animated Film Festival
- screening Cinéma Sous les étoiles, France
- competition, Festival du Premier Court-Métrage de Pontault-Combault, France
- competition Montreal stop motion film festival, Canada
- Festival Récréacourt à Montreuil, France
- screening, festival de Baillargues, France
- panorama, Cinémed Montpellier, France
- Minimest children screening, ANIMEST international animation film festival, Romania
- panorama, Bradford Animation Festival 2011, UK
- competition, Se-ma-for Film Festival, Poland
- competition, AniFestROZAFA, Albania
- compétition, Festival national du film d’animation, France
- Festival de Vaulx en Velin, France
- screenning, festival de la Roche-sur-Yon, France
- competition, les ustensibles. France
- Voix d'Etoiles, Port Leucate
- competition, Courts dans la vallée, Prémian, France
- selected in the school and children program, Festival du Court Métrage de Clermont-Ferrand, France


- panorama, Festival des 24 courts, France
- festival "L'ombre d'un court", France
- competition, Festival Tomatrope Premier Regard, France
- competition, Flying Broom International Women’s Film Festival, Turkey
- panorama, Be there! Corfu Animation Festival, Greece
- competition, festival Ciné-Jeune de L'Aisne, France
- competition, 24 tout courts, France
- Kids and Youth Competition, International Short Film Festival Oberhausen, Germany
- competition, Cartoon on the bay, Italy
- competition, Kyiv International Short Film Festival, Ukraine
- competition, Festival du Printemps des Arts en Résistances, France
- competition, Plein la Bobine, France
- competition, 20min|max, Germany
- competition, Festival du film merveilleux, France
- competition, Supertoon International Animation Festival, Croatia
- competition, festival Alpinale, Austria
- competition, SESIFF, South Korea
- competition, Encounters Short Film and Animation Festival, UK
- screening, Festival du nouveau cinéma de Montréal, Canada
- competition, Mumia, Brazil
- competition, Stoptrik, Slovenia
- competition, Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden
- screening in the focus kidz section, 20th Edition of Ozu Film Festival, Italy
- screening, festival regard sur le court métrage, France


- screening, ANIMAGE International Animation Festival of Pernambuco, Brazil