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Simon Panay

Simon Panay is 22. He made his first fiction short film « Drôle de Guerre » at 19 and get more than 50 official selections, 15 awards and two TV screenings (Eurochannel, Shorts TV).
2012, he shot his first documentary film in Africa : Tontines, une affaire de femmes and 2014 his second documentary « Waiting for the (t)rain »

2014, he received a prize of best talented young director of the year from the prestigious organization ARP.
His first feature film project is produced by Gérard Krawczyk (Je Hais les Acteurs, l'été en pente douce, Taxi 2,3,4, Wasabi, Fanfan la Tulie, l'Auberge Rouge...).

Short film credits

Director, Producer

Waiting for the (T)rain

France | Jan 2015 | 24:59
A small village is lost in a dusty desert in Burkina's bush. Two times a week, the train passes. Various food items and water bottles are thrown by th...
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