MY MUM'S LETTERS
Short Film (2020)
Genre: Fantastical Realism
Production: Movie Monkeys & Pixbee
Writer/Director: Antonio Sequeira
Cinematographer: Anastasiia Vorotniuk
Cast: Beatriz Frazão, Rodrigo Antunes, Margarida André
This surreal tale follows 13-year-old Alice: the bubbly, colourful daughter of Death! Every day she receives a letter with her next job, but her bond with a suicidal teenager soon disrupts her duties.
Status: Official Selection at Academy-Award Qualifying "ENERGA Camerimage"
Nominated for Best Student Film at BAFTA-qualifying "Norwich Film Festival"
Winner of Best Young/Child Performance & Best Fantasy Short at "IndieX Annual Awards"
Winner of Best Student Film & Best Film Lighting at "European Cinematography Awards"
Nominated for Best Actress & Best Cinematography at "Cineuphoria Awards"
Honourable Mention at "Horizontes Festival"
Nominated for Best Student Film at "Caminhos do Cinema Português"
Nominated for Best Student Film at "FEST-New Directors New Films"