El bosque del Consuelo (Consolation)

Written and directed by Ethel Jagolkowski Kfir

Produced by Eran Kfir

Cast  Celso Bugallo, Montse Barriga

Year  2019

Runtime  28 min

Language  Spanish

Justo is a 70-year-old widowed father who has to take care of his autistic, 40-year-old daughter Consuelo, but his efforts are being weakened by the pains of age and the extreme tantrums of his daughter.

The film was officially selected for the 2020 Madrid Indie Film Festival and the 2021 Barcelona Indie Filmmakers Festival and received at each festival four nominations: Best Short Film, Best Director, Best Actor, and Best Actress. 

Celso Bugallo won the Best Actor award at the 2020 Madrid Indie Film Festival for his role in this film.

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