Birds of Passage
Every day little Rocío accompanies her pregnant mother while the woman tends the sheep. But when the childbirth begins, Rocío has to tend the animals on her own. She is not able to cope with the whole herd: one sheep – the smallest – gets missing. When she goes in search of it, Rocío has to face her worst fears.
feature acting / Competition - feature films
Ana V. Bojórquez
She studied cinematography at the Escuela Internacional de Cine y TV in Cuba and then production at Stuttgart Media University in Germany. She received awards for her cinematography on the short film ‘The Garden of the Foundling’.
She made her directing debut with ‘Nos vemos, papá’ – a film screened at a number of international festivals. She co-wrote ‘Leap Year’ which won the Camera D’Or at Cannes in 2010 and award-winning ‘The Golden Dream’.