36th International Short Film Festival Berlin 2020
11 November - 13 December 2020

How My Grandmother Became a Chair

How My Grandmother Became a Chair

Nicolas Fattouh // Germany, Lebanon // 2020 // 09:55 min


In old age, the limbs stiffen and the senses become lignified. After a family leaves grandma to herself, the old woman’s caretaker becomes the most important person in her life.

Animation: Till Machmer, Augustina Morici, Yann Le Bot, Florian Maubach, Meike Fehre, Adrian Jaffé, Friedrich Schäper

Screenplay: Nicolas Fattouh

Score: Cedric Kayem

Producer: Fabian Driehorst, Nermine Haddad

Director: Nicolas Fattouh

Sales Agent: Fabian Driehorst, Cord Dueppe

Sound Design: François Yazbeck

Sound Mixing: Simon Bastian

Art Design: Nicolas Fattouh

Sound Editing: François Yazbeck

The film is shown in the following programs