“Shadows are our companions; they grow alongside us, they change with us, we can inherit them just as our ancestors left us their names” – Nahua belief.

From her birth, Alma inherited her grandmother’s shadow, however, growing up she begins to feel distant from her roots. Until one day Alma looses her shadow…


Mexico 2021
Julia Belen Granillo Tostado
08:00 min

Short / Animation / Student Project