• The Good Mother

    Directed by Sarah Clift
    Mexico/UK | 6 minutes | ShortFest Online and The Things We Do For Love

A Mexican mother, with her only child's birthday looming, embarks upon an epic journey across land and through her politics, to find her son's dream piñata.


The Things We Do For Love

A deep dedication to family is the common theme running through this otherwise varied group of stories ranging from poignant to humorous to heartbreaking.

June 21, 2017 7:30 PM Camelot Theatres (PS Cultural Center) Tickets not available
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film details

Original Language Title: La Madre Buena
Country: Mexico/UK
Year: 2016
Running Time: 6 minutes
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: Yes
Awards: Best International New Director, Best International Short Film, Best International Writing/Idea, Best Casting, Best International Director, Kinsale Short Film Festival
Director: Sarah Clift
Producers: Lissy Castillo
Principal Cast: Monica del Carmen, Abraham Espíndola, Fermín Martínez, Ángel Garnica, Rupert Degas
Cinematographers: Matías Penachino
Editor: John Mayes, Tamara Levy
Music: Brendan Woithe
Screenwriter: Sarah Clift
Website: http://www.lamadrebuenafilm.com

2017 ShortFest Archive