The Saved Verses

2021 / 71 mins / Subtitles available

Directed by: Gabriel Szollosy


Language / Country : Spanish / Argentina

Each year Celina crosses the Argentinean Pampa in her car to visit her daughter Fernanda. Among hundreds of disappearances, they were the only two who made it out alive from the dictatorship’s delivery room. For mother and daughter the only possible truth and justice is to move forward with their lives.

Content warnings : Sexual Abuse, Violence Against Women

What we love about this film

This is a film that tracks the impact that trauma has on current maternal relationships, and the ways in which women have consistently been violently mistreated during times of political turmoil. A tough, but integral watch.