La nuit des sacs plastiques / The Night of the Plastic Bags, France, 2018, 18:07

Director: Gabriel Harel
Technique: 2D Animation
Script: Gabriel Harel
Animation: Gabriel Harel
Producer: Amaury Ovise


Agathe, 39, has but one obsession: to have a child. She finds her ex, Marc-Antoine, a DJ, mixing techno in Marseille. As she tries to talk him into getting back together, plastic bags come to life and attack the city.


A Fine-Arts graduate, Gabriel Harel enrolled in La Poudrière animation school in 2007. His first animated short, Yùl and the Snake, won the Cartoon d’Or award in 2016. The Night of the Plastic Bags is his second short. His films combine live action techniques with traditional animation.