Padre / Father

A film by Santiago ‘Bou’ Grasso

Argentina/France, Animation/Historical/Drama, 2013
12 min, Digital, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

This film was screened as a part of the 2014 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF17)

This short film preceded the screening of the feature O Menino e o Mundo (The Boy and the World)


Day by day, a woman nurses her bedridden military father. The dictatorship in Argentina may be over, but not for this army daughter, who is lost to the world. PADRE has won numerous awards, was nominated for Best Argentine Short in 2013 at the Cóndor de Plata Awards, and has been selected to screen at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival.

Regional Premiere

Print Source: Santiago ‘Bou’ Grasso,


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