Blue Bird (2011 film)

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Blue Bird
Directed by Gust Van Den Berghe
Produced by Tomas Leyers
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck
Starring Bafiokadie Potey
Tene Potey
Cinematography Hans Bruch Jr.
Release date(s)
  • May 18, 2011 (2011-05-18) (Cannes)
Running time 86 minutes
Country Belgium
Language French

Blue Bird is a 2011 Belgian drama film directed by Gust Van Den Berghe, based on the play by Maurice Maeterlinck.[1] The film was shot in Togo and won a Special Mention at the 2011 Flanders International Film Festival Ghent.[2] The film was also screened in the Directors' Fortnight section at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.[3]


  • Bafiokadie Potey as Bafiokadie
  • Tene Potey as Tene


  1. ^ Smith, Ian Hayden (2012). International Film Guide 2012. p. 71. ISBN 978-1908215017. 
  2. ^ "Blue Bird". flandersimage. Retrieved 2012-04-08. 
  3. ^ "Sélection 2011". Retrieved 20 April 2011. 

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