Mother (2017 Spanish film)

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Mother
Mother 2017 film poster.jpg
Film poster
Directed byRodrigo Sorogoyen
Produced byRodrigo Sorogoyen
María del Puy Alvarado
Written byRodrigo Sorogoyen
StarringÁlvaro Balas
Blanca Apilánez
Marta Nieto
Miriam Correa
Music byOlivier Arson
CinematographyAlejandro de Pablo
Production
company
Apache Films
Caballo Films
Malvalanda
Release date
  • March 17, 2017 (2017-03-17) (Málaga)
Running time
18 minutes
CountrySpain
LanguageSpanish

Mother (Spanish: Madre) is a 2017 Spanish short drama film, directed by Rodrigo Sorogoyen. It premiered at the 2017 Málaga Film Festival and was also screened at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival.[1][2] It won the Goya Award for Best Fictional Short Film at the 32nd Goya Awards and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film at the 91st Academy Awards.[3]

Plot[edit]

An everyday conversation between Marta and her mother turns into a tragic race against the clock when Marta receives a phone call from her son.[4]

Adaptation[edit]

The short film will be adapted into a feature film by the same director, Rodrigo Sorogoyen.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ El amor de Sorogoyen con el Festival de Málaga. Diario Sur, April 21, 2018.
  2. ^ The Disaster Artist, Super Size Me 2, Grace Jones doc heading to Toronto Film Festival. Entertainment Weekly, August 1, 2017.
  3. ^ "Madre". PremiosGoya.com. Retrieved 2019-01-24.
  4. ^ Madre. Caballo Films.
  5. ^ “LA ADAPTACIÓN AL LARGO DE “MADRE” SERÁ UN DRAMA ROMÁNTICO INTIMISTA” ENTREVISTA CON RODRIGO SOROGOYEN #ALUMNIECAM. ECAM, December 20, 2018.

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