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  1. Overview
  2. Awards
  3. Fact Sheet

Grain wants to become a brave military parachutist like his father. One day, he experiences an extraordinary but painful adventure. And so begins a long period filled with discrimination and tragic events.

Award in Annecy

  • Arte France Prize (2017)

The film

  • Film identity

    Original title: Purpleboy

    Directed by: Alexandre SIQUEIRA

    Country: France, Portugal

  • Technique

    Category: Short film

    Techniques used: drawing on paper

    Target public: Adults, Young adults

  • Credits

    Directed by: Alexandre SIQUEIRA

    Production: BANDO À PARTE, Rodrigo AREIAS

    Script writer: Alexandre SIQUEIRA

    Graphic designer: Alexandre SIQUEIRA