In this animated fairy-tale Filly, a lesbian fairy with nimble fingers, seduces women by day dressed as a boy. But at night something strange happens and soon half the population of Whatsit Village are eagerly queuing up.
6 min · Colour
Helena Ignez (Filly)
Born in Brazil in 1971, he studied visual arts at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. He is a video artist, short film director and animator and has already worked on numerous cinema projects. He lecturers in animation and is a founder and curator of a short film festival in Belo Horizonte. He has been a jury member for various festivals. His own films have screened at around 200 festivals in over 30 countries.Filmography (short films)
2001 Mirmidoes (Myrmidons) 2003 Marte (Mars) 2004 Plutao (Pluto) · O Vento (The Wind) 2005 Aeroporto (Airport) 2006 Eu sou como o polvo (I am like the octopus) 2007 Mercurio (Mercury) 2008 Terra (Earth) 2012 Macacos me mordam (Holy Crap) 2014 Saturno (Saturn) 2017 Vênus – Filó a fadinha lésbica (Venus – Filly the lesbian little fairy)
Bio- & filmography as of Berlinale 2017