Short Film (trailer)
The 15-min film forms part of the development
of a feature project of the same name.
Cara is a damaged, semi-institutionalised child, seeking connection but unable to empathise with others. Alma is a Lithuanian teenager caring for her younger sister Maija. When the sisters visit the hospital where Cara is a long-term patient, Cara is quick to spot parentless outsiders like herself. But it’s Alma she’s after, and Maija is in the way...
Set in a hostile world where subjective sounds fill empty space and words retreat into the walls, Unmourned tracks the skewed perceptions and barely-felt hungers of a strange and dangerous girl.
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