Matria

Matria

Spain | 2017 | 21 minutes | Álvaro Gago Diaz

Faced with a challenging daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in her relationships with her daughter and granddaughter.

Director Biography 
Alvaro Gago first two short films, "Curricán" and "Bombolles,"have played mulitple film festivals and won awards at several. His most recent short film "Matria," was premiered in Spain at Valladolid International Film Festival, winning Best National Film and received the grand jury prize at Sundance. Currently, he is editing Trote, Xacio Baño's first feature film, as well as developing both his next short film and first feature film script.

  • Director: Álvaro Gago Diaz
  • Principal Cast: Francisca Iglesias Bouzón
  • Premiere Status: Seattle
  • Country: Spain
  • Year: 2017
  • Running Time: 21 minutes
  • Producer: Álvaro Gago Diaz, Alberto Gago, José Gago , Mireia Graell
  • Screenplay: Álvaro Gago Diaz
  • Cinematographers: Lucía C. Pan
  • Editors: Álvaro Gago Diaz
  • Website: Official Film Website
  • Awards: Sundance Film Festival 2018 (Short Film Grand Jury Prize)
  • Language: Galician
  • Has Subtitles: Yes
  • Format: DCP
  • International Sales: Marvin&Wayne Short Films

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