The Hero

Milena Dutkowska
Poland 2021, 24 minutes    

Cyprian, a ten-year-old orphan, raised by his beloved grandmother, dreams of becoming a real hero. Suddenly his grandmother dies and a threat of an orphanage hangs over Cyprian. Now, he has to confront the real loss and realize what it means to be a hero in the face of suffering.

Genre: Fantastic | shorts

The Hero

2022 Méliès winner at

Splat!FilmFest – International Fantastic Film Festival