Mina with her Toy friend are having fun in a sandpit. Suddenly, mud pies are stamped out and the Toy is captured by a group of kids!
Czech Republic, France
International Short Film
2022 (Middle East Premiere)
Sand PieSand Pie
Katerina Karhankova graduated from the Animation Department at FAMU, Prague. She is a director, screenwriter, animator and artist focuses on films for children. Her graduation film "New Species" was selected to Annecy 2014 and presented at the MoMA in NYC. Her film, "Tony and Mr. Illness", won several awards including the 2015 Gold Panda. In 2017, her short film “Fruits of the Clouds“ which was nominated for the 2018 European Animation Awards, BAFTA 2018 and from the European Children's Film Association, they were awarded the Best Animated Film for Children at the Berlinale.