On an island on the edge of an enormous forest, a guard and his little bird live a solitary life. One day, the opportunity arises to escape from the boredom that generally fills their days. However, as is often the case, appearances can be deceptive…
by Nino Christen
Nino Christen was born in Kathmandu, Nepal, in 1984. As a child, he moved to Maseru in Lesotho, and from there to Switzerland, where he studied to become a graphic designer. He then graduated in Arts and Visual Communication in Animation in Lucerne. ‘L’Île Noire’ is his fourth short film.