The Little Thief

After stealing a bean from a local market, a young boy experiences guilt for the first time.

Director Bio

Nicole Vanden Broeck is a French-Mexican filmmaker born and raised in Mexico. She received the FONCA-CONACYT Scholarship to pursue an MFA in Directing at the American Film Institute Conservatory. Her thesis film ELLE (2020) premiered at the Academy-Qualifying 38th Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival and won the Grand Prize Marlyn Mason Award given for new voices, new perspectives by women in film. Her directorial work has screened at AFI FEST, Out On Film, Shorts México, Women in Film & Television, among others.


  • Directed by:Nicole Vanden Broeck
  • Written by:András Roder
  • Produced by:Jervis Li
  • Runtime:3 mins
  • Completion Date:January 29, 2020
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Country of Filming:United States
  • Language:English
  • Category:Family-Friendly
  • Selection:Family Friendly - Programme 1
  • In Person Screening Time & Venue:Nov 7th Ballymahon Library 10 - 10:30am
  • Online Screening TimeNov 7th 1pm - 10pm
  • Links: Instagram

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2022 submission open

Still Voices 2022 Submissions Open

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  • December 1st, 2021

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Terence Davies Becomes Festival Patron

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  • November 12th, 2021

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2021 award winners

Still Voices 2021 Award Winners

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  • November 5th, 2021

The Still Voices 2021 Short Film Competition Award Winners.


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