directed by
Paul Scheuer


Maisy Hausemer


Nora Koenig

Technical data

Year: 2012
Language: Luxembourgish
Country: Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min
Producers: Nicolas Steil - Iris Productions
Distribution: Iris Productions (worldwide)

Awards and festivals

Award for Best Screenplay at the Lëtzebuerger Filmpräis - Luxembourg - 2012

Dawn Breakers International Film Festival - Switzerland - 2012

Petaluma International Film Festival - USA - 2012

Discovery Zone Film Festival - Luxembourg - 2012

EU FILM DAYS - Japan - 2015


Roger, a Luxemburgish writer, takes the people surrounding him on a journey into a fictional world. Playing with reality and fantasy, he transforms his novel ‘The Symmetry of the Butterfly’ into a dream-like and poetical fantasy, where colorful butterflies alight on a rather monotonous everyday life...