Rosalie Benevello’s charming animation reminds us to appreciate the little things

By Rebecca Fulleylove

French animator Rosalie Benevello’s sweet short film, Symbiose was created as part of a “one minute-film exercise” at film school La Poudrière, in Valence, France. “The theme was bad weather, and the image that came immediately into my mind was a memory about a monsoon I saw while travelling a few months before,” says Rosalie. The animator was with a friend on an island called Koh Ta Kiev in Cambodia and it was the first time she’d seen a monsoon. The film is largely inspired by the trip, and sees two girls walk through a jungle, observing the wilderness through a camera lens instead of paying attention to the real world.

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