Crictor Studio

Au revoir Balthazar

FILE Sao Paulo 2022 | Anima+
Electronic Language International Festival



A scarecrow, a storm, a broken leg. The resonant sound of a sea shell. Leaving forever.


Born in Switzerland in 1974, Rafael Sommerhalder studied Film Direction at ECAL in Lausanne and Animation at the Royal College of Art in London. He lives and works as an animator/filmmaker in Zurich, Switzerland.