Once a month, on the night of the full moon, a little mermaid regains the use of her legs. Once a month, a seaman regains his darling. . . .
Length: 16 minutes
Principal Cast: Psyché Piras, Benoît Verhaert, Elie Lison
Producer: Patrice Bauduinet
Director of Photography: Rémon Fromont
Sound: David Vrancken
Editor: Méline Van Aelbrouck
First Assistant: Michael De Nijs
Screenwriter: Psyché Piras
Psyché Pirashas two degrees, one in the history of art and archaeology and another in film studies and scriptwriting, from the University of Brussels. She also took acting courses at the Charleroi Dramatic Academy. Moon Mermaid is her first short. Sophie Collay first studied English literature in Lyon and taught English for three years in French Guiana and France before entering the Film School (INSAS) in Brussels to study directing. She directed the short films In her hands (2005) and Highest Branch (2006) while in school.