THE LADY & THE REAPER
SynopsisA sweet old lady lives alone on her farm, waiting for the arrival of death to meet her beloved husband again. One night, while sleeping, life fades away and she is invited to cross death’s door. But when she is about to do so, the old lady wakes up inside a hospital ward: an arrogant doctor has taken her back to life and he will fight hard against death to recover the old lady’s life at any costs.
Awards and festivals
The Lady and the Reaper attended several festivals and received numerous awards, including:
- Nomination for Best Animated Short Film Academy Award
- Award for Best Short Animation Latino Film Festival at San Diego 2010.
- Golden Horse in the Mediterranean Festival of New Filmmakers at Larissa 2010.
- Award for Best Short Films Animation at Curt Ficcions 2010.
- The statuette Silvana Short Film Festival Artifice 2010.
- Award for Best Short Film Animation Goya
- Award Retina Animation of VIII Film Festival at Ponferrada 2010.
- 1st Jury’s Award KLIK! MOPTI of Animation Festival at Amsterdam 2010.
- Award for Best Short Film Animamundi at Brasil 2010.
- Jury’s Special Award REMI of 43th Worldfest Houston.