Matria

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    Matria

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    Spain

    2017

    21 min

    • Galician

    Faced with a challenging daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in her relationships with her daughter and granddaughter.

    Awards

    • Grand Jury Prize - Sundance FF

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Francisca Iglesias Bouzón
    Screenplay
    Álvaro Gago
    Cinematography
    Lucía C. Pan
    Editing
    Álvaro Gago
    Production
    MARVIN & WAYNE
    Álvaro  Gago

    Álvaro Gago

    Spain

    Álvaro Gago graduated in audiovisual communication and music in Spain and studied theatre in Chicago and filmmaking in London. His first two short films, CURRICÁN AND BOMBOLLES, played and won awards at several film festivals. His most recent short film, MATRIA, premiered at Valladolid International Film Festival, winning best national film. Currently, he is editing TROTE, Xacio Baño’s first feature film, as well as developing both his next short film and first feature film script.

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