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Child of Yak

Child of Yak

A Short film by Christophe Boula

Produced by Sesama Production

Production year : 2010

    Synopsis

    On the Tibetan hights, a couple of farmers live with around thirty yaks. Their only child is a seven-year-old girl named Lhamo. While their life passes by peacefully, the family has the visit from a Tibetan militiaman who exhorts the parents to send Lhamo to the school, to sell the herd and to join the structures of State. For the first time, Lhamo is going to have to leave the valleys, with the risk of being abruptly confronted with a violent society which iwill not understand her lifestyle.

    Actors (6)

    Production and distribution

    Executive Producer :

    Sesama Production

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Photos (2)

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Jérôme Dutertre

    Director of Photography :

    Fred Vallet

    Sound Assistant :

    Nassim El Mounabbih

    Editor :

    Christophe Boula

    Continuity supervisor :

    Tsering Lhamo

    Sound Mixer :

    Frédéric Théry

    Screenwriters :

    Christophe Boula, Tenzin Kunchap

    Sound Recordist :

    Clément Maléo

    Production Manager :

    Tashi Chosphal

    Sound editors :

    Frédéric Théry, Adrien Millot

    Music Composer :

    Pierre Estève

    Technical details

    Short film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Fantasy, Research - Experimental

    Themes :

    Minorities, Family, Parable, Monde rural, Mountains, Fauna, Politics, Power, Spiritualité, Death

    Production language :

    Tibetan

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    2010

    Runtime :

    26 min 9 seconds

    Visa number :

    123.620

    Visa issue date :

    24/11/2010

    Production formats :

    HD 4K

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    2.35

    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

    Rating restrictions :

    None