Eleonore Goldberg is a Franco-Canadian filmmaker, animator and cartoonist. Born in France, she spent part of her childhood in Zaïre and Congo. She left France for Quebec, Canada, at the age of 19. After studying Visual Arts, Eleonore turned to animation cinema. She has a BFA in Animation and a MFA in Film Production (Concordia University). She publishes her graphic novels with collectives since 2006, and she also teachs drawing, illustration and animation since 2013. Her animated short-films are screened in international festivals. Her animated short’s script for My Yiddish Papi won the «SODEC / SARTEC prize» and the “Special Jury Prize” within the contest Cours Écrire Ton Cours in 2011.
Her animated short-film Wandering was nominated at the Gala du cinéma québécois in 2014. Eleonore collaborated on several film projects, such as the features Wall, The Wandering Muse, and On My Mother’s Side. She illustrated the graphic novel The Young Lady in White (2016), published by Mécanique générale Editions.
Eleonore completed My Yiddish Papi in 2017, with Picbois Productions and the National Film Board of Canada.