Canarian Short Films
Wednesday 4, 21:15
• 68 min.
Maite rents comfortable and well located room for € 300, all inclusive. The only condition for those interested in visiting the flat is that they cannot come after seven in the afternoon.
Human figures are revealed in the celluloid trapped by their own passions. They are part of a silent silent movie, ‘The daughter of the mestre’. Nothing perishes to save its protagonists from the fatal destiny, except for the fragile filmic matter from which they are made.
16-year-old Tariq flees with his family from the ISIS fighters into a forest near the Syrian-Turkish border. On the run, his mother is shot because Tariq is disobedient. All his attempts to make amends make his mother’s injury worse and make his father angry.