Grandmothers  {Abuelas}
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United Kingdom, 2011, 9 Minute Running Time
Topics: Animation, Documentary, History
Language: Spanish,English English Sub-Titles

Awards: Aspen: Best Animation

This animated documentary brings to life in vivid detail the remarkable grandmothers who have courageously fought for the truth about their relatives who were “disappeared” by the Argentine military dictatorship of the 1980s. Winner: Best Animation, Aspen Shortsfest

DIRECTOR: Afarin Eghbal
Producer: Kasia Malipan
Editor: Katherine Lee
Screenwriter: Afarin Eghbal & Francesca Gardiner
Cinematographer: Claire Buxton
Music: Lennert Busch
Principal Cast: Marta Vasquez, Buscarita Roa, Rosa T de. Roisinblit, Berta Schubaroff, Geraldine Mcewan, Joy McBrinn, Jenney Surelia, Lukasz james, Sofia Margaritas

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