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SILVIA IN THE WAVES


Directed By: Giovana Olmos
2018 / Canada / 13 mins. / Narrative

Program: EMERGING VOICES

Noa struggles to honor the identity of his recently deceased parent while his mother tries to uphold the appearance of a conventional family. Grief and fantasy entwine to reveal the complex relationship between history and erasure, identity and memory.

 

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Giovana Olmos

Director, Writer Producer

Giovana Olmos was born in Mexico City in 1995. She immigrated to Montreal in 2006. Her work earned her an entrance bursary at Concordia University for outstanding portfolio in film production. She is a longtime videographer for Montreal's Afro LGBT film festival Massimadi.