Although three years have past since her husband passed away, Ruth has not got used to living alone, nor can she stand the carers that her daughter, Clara, has hired to look after her.
One morning, Ruth sacks her carer: Clara is going to live with her for a while.
Fiction. Drama. Social. Psychological.
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Director: Miguel Berzal de Miguel
Scriptwriter/Technical script: Miguel Berzal de Miguel
Production Company: Escuela TAI
Director of Production: Sara Rodríguez
Cinematographer: Jacobo Herrero
Art Director: Claudia Castro
Editor: Borja Garrido de la Cal
Composer: Javier Berzal de Miguel
Mayte Atarés…………….Ruth Silvia Espigado…………..Clara Karina Garantivá………….Carer Fernando Almaraz………….Tomás
Awards, nominations and selections
National Premiere: Finalist at International Shorts Film Festival “Sueños de Cine” 2015, Madrid, Spain. International Premiere: International Portobello Film Festival 2015, London, United Kingdom.
Finalist at International Shorts Film Festival “Sueños de Cine” 2015, Madrid, Spain.
Nominated at International Portobello Film Festival 2015, London, United Kingdom.
Nominated at Tallgrass Film Festival 2015, Wichita, Kansas, USA.
Nominated at International FilmAid Film Festival 2015, Nairobi, Kenya.
Nominated at International Film Festival Pamplona 2015, Spain.
Nominated at “Non è mai troppo corto”, International Underground Short Film Festival 2015, Catania, Italy.
Nominated at International Student Film Festival 2015, Montevideo, Uruguay.
Nominated at 9180 Shortfest 2015, Bangalore, India.
Nominated at International Short-FIC Festival 2015, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Nominated at Eyecatcher International Film Festival 2015, McAlester, Oklahoma, USA.
Nominated at Latino and Iberian Film Festival 2015, Yale, Connecticut, USA.
Nominated at International Festival of Experimental Film Digital Space Enter 2015, Canarias Islands, Spain.
Nominated at Udada Film Festival 2016, Nairobi, Kenya. Nominated at Cleveland International Film Festival 2016, USA.
Nominated at World Cinema Festival 2016, Los Angeles, USA.
Nominated at California International Shorts Festival (Summer) 2016, Hollywood, USA.
Nominated at “La Rioja es de Cine” International Shorts and Independent Film Festival 2016, Spain.
“Best Director of a Short Foreign Language Film” at Madrid International Film Festival 2016, Madrid, Spain.
Nominated at Malta Short Film Festival 2016, Malta.
Nominated at International Shorts and Films Schools “El Espejo” 2016, Colombia.
Nominated at Massachusetts Independent Film Festival 2016, USA.
Nominated at A-TAR Schools International Exhibition of Cinema and Audiovisual Media 2016, Mexico.
Nominated at Be Epic! London International Film Festival 2016, United Kingdom.
Nominated at ShortPole London International Film Festival 2016, United Kingdom.
Nominated at European Short Film Festival 2016, Berlin, Germany.
Nominated at Incorto Film Festival 2016, Mexico.
Semifinalist at Madrid Art Film Festival 2017, Spain.
Semifinalist at Cinema London Film Festival 2017, United Kingdom.
Nominated at Visionary Film Festival 2018, Singapore.
Selected at Avvantura Film Festival Zadar 2016, Croatia.
Selected at London Lift-Off Online 2016, United Kingdom.
Preselected at Toronto International Independent Film Festival 2017, Canada.
Preselected at Gala del Cinema Internazionale 2017, Venice, Italy.