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Moon Mermaid

Shorts in Competition: Narrative

International Premiere

Belgium | 16 MINUTES | French |


Once a month, on the night of the full moon, a little mermaid regains the use of her legs. Once a month, a seaman regains his darling. . . .


Directed by Sophie Collay and Psyché Piras

Psyché Pirashas two degrees, one in the history of art and archaeology and another in film studies and scriptwriting, from the University of Brussels. She also took acting courses at the Charleroi Dramatic Academy. Moon Mermaid is her first short. Sophie Collay first studied English literature in Lyon and taught English for three years in French Guiana and France before entering the Film School (INSAS) in Brussels to study directing. She directed the short films In her hands (2005) and Highest Branch (2006) while in school.
Director of Photography
Rémon Fromont
Patrice Bauduinet
Principal Cast
Psyché Piras, Benoît Verhaert, Elie Lison
Méline Van Aelbrouck
Psyché Piras
First Assistant
Michael De Nijs
David Vrancken