SYNOPSIS

Mariam fled her country, she is pregnant, and she is looking for a safe home for his baby. This travel led them to cross the sea in a small boat that carried only women until they arrived at the border city of Melilla. Due to the hazards along the way, women prefer to keep their stories secret. Nevertheless, Mariam has decided to tell her story to her child Treasure before giving birth in Christmas.

Original Title: Donde nos lleve el viento
English Title: Where the Wind Takes Us
Production: Making DOC
Written, Directed and Director of Photography by: Juan Antonio Moreno Amador
Edition: J.A. Moreno Amador and Nacho Ruiz Capillas
Sound: Alejandro Alcántara, Nicolás de Poulpiquet y J.A. Moreno

Music: Óscar López Plaza
Format: 16/9
Length: 20 minutes
Language: Spanish and French
Subtitles: Spanish, English and French
Year: 2019

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AWARDS

  • Candidate. Goya Award for Best Documentary Short Film. Spanish Film Academy. Spain.
  • Candidate. Forque Award for Best Cinematographic Short Film. Spain.
  • Best Documentary Short Film. Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo. Spain.
  • Special Award Senior Jury. Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo. Spain.

FESTIVALS

  • Short Shorts Film Festival & Asia. Japan.
  • Festival internacional de documentales Santiago Álvarez in Memoriam. Cuba.
  • Festival de Cine y Derechos Humanos de Madrid. Spain.
  • Muestra de Cortometrajes San Rafael en Corto. Spain.
  • Festival de Cine de Zaragoza. Spain.
  • Festival de Huelva de Cine Iberoamericano. Spain.
  • Festival Internacional de Cine Educativo y Espiritual de Ciudad Rodrigo – FICEE. Spain.
  • Festival de Cine Social y Derechos Humanos – Cine Otro. Chile.
  • Szczecin Film Festival. Poland.
  • Festival Cine Invisible. Spain.
  • Mecal Pro. Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes y Animación de Barcelona. Spain.
  • Semana de Cine de Medina del Campo. Spain.
  • Festival de Málaga. Spain.
  • Semana del Cortometraje de la Comunidad de Madrid. Spain.
  • KINÉ Muestra Internacional de Cortometrajes. Mexico. 
  • Festival Consuegra en Corto. Spain.  
  • Festival Internacional De Cine Documental – Pampa Docfest. Argentina.  
  •  Muestra Internacional de Cortometrajes Jujuy. Argentina.  
  •  Encuentro Hispanoamericano de Cine y Video Documental Independiente: Contra el Silencio Todas las Voces. Mexico.