Matria


Direction: Álvaro Gago
Screenplay: Álvaro Gago
Production company: Sombriza Films, Ringo Media
Producer: Álvaro Gago, Alberto Gago, José Gago, Mireia Graell
Cinematography: Lucía C. Pan
Edition: Álvaro Gago
Sound: Sound Troop
Artistic direction: Alba Aguiar
Cast: Francisca Iglesias Bouzón


Runtime: 20:22
Format: Digital
Dialogues: Galician
Country: Spain
Year: 2017


Faced with the challenges presented by her daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in the relationship that unites her to her daughter and granddaughter.


#Women #Family #Galicia #JobAndEmployment #RuralLife #Awarded #ParentsAndSons #Ageing #NonActors

Year Festival Country Award
2017 Semana Internacional de Cine de Valladolid - SEMINCI Spain Best national short film
2018 Sundance Film Festival United States Grand Jury Prize for short film
2018 Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo Spain La otra mirada Award
2018 Festival de cine de l'Alfàs del Pi Spain Second Prize, Best Director and Audience Award
2017 Festival de Cortometrajes de Aguilar de Campoo Spain Best Film, Best Actress
2018 IndieLisboa - International Independent Film Festival Portugal Best Fiction Short Film
2017 ALCINE - Festival de Cine de Alcalá de Henares Spain Best national film, best actress
2018 Sardinia Film Festival Italy Best International Fiction and the Medaglia del Presidente della Repubblica
2018 Premios Mestre Mateo - Academia Galega do Audiovisual Spain Best real image short film
2018 ShorTS - International Film Festival - Maremetraggio Italy Best Short Film
2018 Festival Primavera do Cine Spain Audience Award Best Galician Short Film (Ex aequo)
2018 Mostra de Cinema Llatinoamericà de Lleida Spain Best Short Film
2018 Festival de Curtmetratges de Manlleu Spain Best Short Film
2018 Festival Internacional de Cine Independiente de Elche Spain "Ayuntamiento de Elche" Award for Best Fiction Short Film
2017 Festival de Cine de Cartagena Spain Best director
2017 VIA XIV - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes de Verín Spain Best Direction
2018 Concurso Nacional de Cortometrajes CreatRivas Spain Best Short Film
2018 Semana de Cine de Melilla - Premio "Manuel Carmona Mir" Spain 3rd Prize
2018 Festival de Cans Spain Best Short Film, Audience Award, Best Actress, Neighbors Jury Award
2018 Festival Ibérico de Cine de Badajoz Spain Best Short Film - Onofre Award, Best Actress
2018 FASCURT - Festival de curtmetratges del Masnou Spain Best Short Film
2018 Concurso de Cortometrajes K-Lidoscopi Spain
2018 Brussels Short Film Festival Belgium
2018 Clermont-Ferrand - International Short Film Festival France
2018 Festival de Málaga. Cine en Español Spain
2018 Palm Springs International ShortFest United States
2018 Cinema Jove - Festival Internacional de Cine de Valencia Spain
2018 Festival Cinematográfico Internacional del Uruguay Uruguay
2018 Nashville Film Festival United States
2018 D'A Film Festival Barcelona Spain
2018 Aspen Filmfest - Shortfest United States
2018 Festival Resistances France
2018 Kortfilmfestivalen - Norwegian Short Film Festival Norway
2018 Cinéma Espagnol de Nantes France
2018 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria International Film Festival Spain
2018 La Guarimba Film Festival Italy
2018 Festival de Cortometrajes "Villamayor de Cine" Spain
2018 Seattle International Film Festival United States
2018 LALIFF - Los Angeles Latino Film Festival United States
2017 Zubroffka International Short Film Festival Poland
2018 FESTIMATGE - Festival de la Imatge de Calella Spain
2018 Redondela en curto Spain
2018 Corto & Fieno - Rural Film Festival Italy
2018 Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid Spain
2018 Galway Film Fleadh Ireland {Republic}
2018 SHORT SHORTS - Film Festival Asia Japan
2017 CINEUROPA Spain
2018 Vilnius Film Festival Lithuania
2018 Festival International de Cinema de Menorca Spain
2018 SACO - Semana del Audiovisual Contemporáneo de Oviedo Spain
2018 Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes Ciudad de Ávila - AVILACINE Spain
2018 NALIP Official Selection United States
2018 Kyiv International Short Film Festival Ukraine
2018 Le Court Nous Tient France
2018 Festival Nacional de Cortometrajes al Aire Libre "Ribadedeva en Corto" Spain
2018 Almagro International Film Festival Spain