The winner of the Méliès d’argent at San Sebastian Horror and Fantasy Film Festival

Mum’s Sweater wins the Méliès d’argent awards at 32nd San Sebastian Horror and Fantasy Film Festival

Mum_s-sweater poster

SILVER MÉLIÈS FOR BEST FANTASTIC EUROPEAN SHORT FILM @ SAN SEBASTIAN HORROR AND FANTASY FILM FESTIVAL

Mum’s Sweater by Anand K. Varma, Yi-chen Hsiao, Mauriziana Gualdrini, Ugo Offner, James Mann, FR 2021, 7′

Jury statement:
“Transmits the pain of loss precisely, intelligently and poignantly, using fantasy elements with subtle yet mind-boggling animated aesthetics.”

Synopsis:
After her mother’s death, Kim finds solace in wearing her mother’s old sweater. However, the sweater begins to itch and even hurt her, but she still can’t bring herself to take it off.