Cinema Chicago Logo

films & schedule

Movies A-ZDirectors A-ZCountries A-ZCategoriesCalendarDownload Schedule

Grandmothers

Grandmothers

Original Title: Abuelas
Directors: Afarin Eghbal
UK
Spanish, English, with subtitles
9 min min

Life Is Short

Synopsis:
In a small apartment in Buenos Aires, an old woman eagerly awaits the birth of her grandchild and all the joys of becoming a grandmother. However, horrific circumstances means she will be forced to wait over 30 years. Using real-life testimonials this powerful animated documentary raises issues of memory, repression and loss.

Links: Website Trailer

Show Times

Get your ticket here
Afarin Eghbal