DA YIE

Nominated for Best Short

Directed by Anthony Nti

20' • Ghana • 2019

English, French

A foreigner in Ghana gets an assignment from his gang to find kids for a risky job that will take place later that evening. While spending the day with two energetic children, Prince and Matilda, he starts to question his decision and how it will affect their lives.

JURY STATEMENT: My favorite film was Da Yie. I thought it was really well done. Beautifully executed and acted. I was genuinely moved by it.