My Yiddish Papi

My Yiddish Papi

Category: Competition, Narrative Short.

Age limitations : 12+

My Yiddish Papi(2017)

Country: Canada

Duration: 8 min


Genre: drama, animation
Director: Éléonore Goldberg
Screenplay: Éléonore Goldberg
Editor: Catherine Legault
Composer: Pierre Yves Drapeau

Category: Competition, Narrative Short

Age limitations : 12+


A young woman decides not to answer a phone call from her grandfather, unaware that it will be his last. When he dies, she is overwhelmed with guilt and regret and can’t sleep. But then she remembers a promise made long ago: to illustrate his wartime adventures as a member of the French Resistance.

Rewards and nominations

  • Ottawa International Animation Festival 2017 - Official Selection
  • Sommets du cinéma d’animation 2017 - Official Selection
  • London International Animation Festival (LIAF) 2017 - Official Selection
  • Victoria Film Festival 2017 - Official Selection