“Scorching summer in the village. Prying neighbors, mourning rituals, tediousness and undertones of guilt make a perfect soil for madness. The old woman will try to bring her late husband back by means of twisted rituals.”

Direction, writing, animation, sound and production by Maria Alvarez & Elisa Morais (Sois de Traca), Spain/Lithuania, 2015. Short animated film produced during a two month artist in residence program in Kaunas, Lithuania.

Screened at 40 festivals including Annecy, Hiroshima, Stuttgart, and Ottawa. Winner of TAFF Grand Prix at Turku Animated Film Festival and Anča Award at Fest Anča.

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