Noémie Merlant’s “Shakira” nominated for César Award 2021

26 November 2020
Noémie Merlant’s “Shakira” nominated for César Award 2021

This Wednesday, November 25th was announced the official selection for the Short Film César 2021 of which Shakira is a part.

With this film, the actress and director portrays people from the Roma community with whom she has had a relationship for several years. The film premiered at the Cabourg Film Festival where it received the award for Best Actress. It went on to win the Prisoners’ Award at the Jean Carmet Festival, the Bilingualism Award at the French Film Festival of Helvetia, the Second Prize at the Alcine Festival (Spain) and the Grand Prize at the Bordeaux International Independent Film Festival.