20.–23.5.2021 ONLINE

How My Grandmother Became a Chair

Director: Nicolas Fattouh
Technique: 2D drawn animation
Duration:  10 min
Year: 2020
Country: Germany, Lebanon, Qatar

An ageing grandmother loses her five senses, one after the other before finally becoming a wooden chair. Throughout her transformation, she realizes that her African housekeeper is not the wild animal she once thought she was, but the caring and loyal family member she was sadly lacking.