Duration / 18 min’
Marina is haunted by the idea of losing her memory. Her grandmother suffered memory loss and now her mother Aitana, daughter of the writer Maria Teresa Leon and the poet Rafael Alberti, seems to be as well. Locked in a room which her mother has not left for some time, she insists on reliving her memories. In the silence of the night, her family’s past returns, it is the history of a country and an entire century.
“After completing her studies in Film Directing at the Universidad de las Artes La Habana, she continued her studies at the Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión EICTV. She holds her Master ́s degree in Photojournalism from the International Center of Photography and Film, and continued her studies with courses in Film Editing and Production (Madrid, Buenos Aires and Berlín). She has been a script consultan at EL VIAJE FILMS, where she has also serves as executive producer in feature films such as “White on White”” or “They Carry Death”. AITANA is her first film as director.”