15th International Children's Film Festival Bangladesh 2022


Ecuador | 4 min | Animation | 2020 | Short Film (Animation) | English

Yawati (turtle in Quichua) is the story of a little girl named Waira who finds a turtle on a beach full of garbage. Waira, with the help of her grandfather, cleans the beach so that the turtle can return to the sea.


ইয়াওয়াতি (কিচুয়ায় কচ্ছপ) ওয়াইরা নামক একটি ছোট্ট মেয়ের গল্প, যে আবর্জনাভর্তি সৈকতে একটি কচ্ছপ খুঁজে পায়। কচ্ছপটি যাতে সাগরে ফিরতে পারে, সেজন্য ওয়াইরা তার দাদুর সাথে সৈকত পরিষ্কার করে ।

Ms. Lucia Espinoza

Lucía Espinoza is an ecuadorian animator and illustrator. She graduated from San Francisco de Quito University with a minor in illustration and drawing, and she finished her last year of university at Juniata College, where she studied visual arts. Lucia is a draftsman with the ability to apply a wide range of art techniques.

Filmography: She worked at Oleka Studios as a character designer and has freelanced as an animator and illustrator. Lucia was part of an exchange program at Lander, WY in 2015 where she completed a painting that was selected for a Congressional Art Award. This painting was one of 24 pieces selected from over 4,000 works of art to be placed in the Wyoming State Capitol Building for the whole summer.

Screening Schedule

  • 10 Mar
    04:00 PM - 06:00 PM

    Bangladesh Film Archive

    F-5, Agargaon Administritive Area, Shere Bangla Nagar, Dhaka 1207

Credits and Casts

Lucia Espinoza
Lucia Espinoza
Lucia Espinoza
Lucia Espinoza
Lucia Espinoza
Lucia Espinoza
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