Blue Bird (2011 film)

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Blue Bird
Blue Bird (2011 film).jpg
Film poster
Directed by Gust Van Den Berghe
Produced by Tomas Leyers
Written by Maurice Maeterlinck
Starring Bafiokadie Potey
Tene Potey
Music by Michelino Bisceglia
Cinematography Hans Bruch Jr.
Release date
  • 18 May 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 8 April 2012. 
  3. ^ "Sélection 2011". Archived from the original on 20 April 2011. Retrieved 20 April 2011. 

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