Saguenay international
short film festival


Special mention of the Best Animation Short Film Award

The girl draws a circle on the ground.
Passersby step into it, one by one.
Soon the circle is full of people, struggling to stay within.
Once the girl returns and erase the circle, people start heading their way.

Production :
Match Cut
Contact :
Screenplay :
Yumi Joung

In competition for :

Jury Award

Best animation

AQCC award

Audience award Official competition

  • Yumi Joung

    JOUNG Yumi has been creating animation and picture books ever since with her delicate and distinctive pencil drawing technique.
    In 2009, her work Dust Kid was invited at Cannes’ Directors Fortnight.
    In 2013, Love Games made its world premiere at Berlinale Shorts and won the Grand Prix at Animafest Zagreb.
    Her latest work, Circle, was invited at Berlinale Shorts in 2024.