dir. Lori Malépart-Traversy / Canada / 2016 / 3 min. / Warsaw premiere
Director: Ana Pérez López
Screenplay: Ana Pérez López
Animation: Ana Pérez López
Sound: Laura Sofía Pérez, Daniel McNamara, Aidan Reynolds
Music: Paola Escobar, Gabriel E. Jiménez, Nicolás Savignano [los del diente]
Producers: Ana Pérez López
Production: The California Institute of the Arts
World sales: Ana Pérez López
Women are lucky, they have got the only organ in the human body dedicated exclusively to pleasure: the clitoris! In this humorous and instructive animated documentary, you will find out about its unrecognized anatomy and its unknown herstory.
FESTIVALS & AWARDS
DOK Leipzig, London Short Film Festival, Bratislava International Film Festival, Short Waves Festival, Chania Film Festival, Braunschweig International Film Festival, Annecy International Animation Festival, Milano Film Festival, Anima Mundi, Animafest Zagreb, KROK International Animated Films Festival, Animateka International Animated Film Festival, Chicago Feminist Film Festival (Best Documentary), Glasgow Short Film Festival, MONSTRA Lisbon Animation Festival, Kyev International Short Film Festival, Seoul International Women’s Film Festival Guanajuato International Film Festival, Turku Animation Film Festival, International Short Film Festival of Cyprus, Women Make Waves Film Festival, Żubroffka International Short Film Festival, Concordia Film Festival (Honourable Mention), Womanimation (Audience Award), MôTif Film Festival (Best Animation), MôTif Film Festival (Best Animation)
Lori Malépart-Traversy was born in 1991 in Montreal. She studied film Animation and visual arts at Concordia University, where she graduated in 2016. Her graduation film, “Le clitoris”, has since been shown in more than 145 film festivals around the world, has received 15 prizes and mentions and has been watched more than 10 millions times on YouTube and Vimeo. In 2016, Lori and Daniel Sterlin-Altman co-directed three videos for a sexual assault awareness campaign for Concordia University. She is now working on a project about female masturbation at the National Film Board of Canada (NFB).