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Child of Yak

Child of Yak

A Short film by Christophe Boula

Produced by Sesama Production

Production year : 2010


    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

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    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

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    Sub-genre :

    Fantasy, Research - Experimental

    Themes :

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

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    Original French-language productions :


    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

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    Runtime :

    26 min 9 seconds

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    Production formats :

    HD 4K

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    Audio format :

    Dolby SR

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