Luc Perez, Denmark, 2013

14 min.DK/Short fictionAnimation

Like thousands of people around the world who every day leave their homeland, Abdu, a young Malian, has decided to reach Europe. A trip from the Niger River to the barbed wire of the Ceuta near Barcelona, where dreams are confronted with the harsh reality, the distant lights of the West...
Basic information Credits
Original title Miniyamba
Danish title Miniyamba
Keywords Immigrants, Emigrants, Emigration, Mali, Spain
Director Luc Perez
Screenplay Michel Fessler, Luc Perez
Producer Vibeke Windeløv
Sound Yann Coppier
Appearance Moussa Diallo, Mountaga Diabaté, Samba Diabaté, Mohamed Brakti
Production country Denmark
DFI subsidy Konsulentstøtte
Danish rating Not recommended for children under 7
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Production company Bezzo Productions
Co-production 24 Images
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Undervisningsministeriet, Animationssammenslutningen, ANIS, Center for Kultur og Udvikling, Le Mans Télévision
In collaboration with Centre national du cinéma et de l'image animée, Arte France Cinéma


Direction Luc Perez
Assistant director Ingrid Skov


Screenplay Michel Fessler
Screenplay Luc Perez


Producer Vibeke Windeløv
Executive producer Farid Rezkallah
Executive producer Vibeke Windeløv
Associate producer Sidsel Lønvig Siersted
Associate producer Sara Stockmann
Associate producer Riina Spørring Zachariassen
Production assistant Olivier Bialetti
Production assistant Carolina Diaz-Lønborg


Music Moussa Diallo
Music Yann Coppier


Sound designer Yann Coppier
Sound engineer: Denmark Mikkel Nordsø
Sound engineer: Denmark Jacques Pedersen
Sound engineer: Bamako Barou Omar Diallo
Sound engineer: Bamako Eliezer Oubda
Sound mixer Yann Coppier

Visual effects

Graphic design Luc Perez


Animation Luc Perez


Abdu Moussa Diallo
Bakari Mountaga Diabaté
N'goni player Samba Diabaté
Appearance Mohamed Brakti
Appearance Salieu Dibba
Appearance Barou Omar Diallo
Appearance Eliezer Oubda
Appearance Constant Ouédraogo
Appearance Amy Sacko
Appearance Bintou Soumbounou
Appearance Lamine Tounkara
Appearance Gregoire Yanogo
Appearance David Duarte
Appearance Axel Skov
Appearance Dalva Skov
Appearance Ingrid Skov

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