Five fragments about the struggle and incapacity within a family, depicting in each fragment the day to day relationship issues faced by the three family members.
Directed and written by Paloma Aguilera Valdebenito
Produced by Connie Pingen en Ruth Heida, The Netherlands Film and Television Academy, ph. +31 20 527 7333
Angers Premiers Plans 2010 – European Student Competition
Lille Festival Européen 2010 – European Short Film Competition
Uruguay International Film Festival 2010 – World Competition Short Films
Angers Premiers Plans 2010 - Grand Prix du Jury Films d'Ecoles Européens.
Uruguay International Film Festival 2010 – Best International Short Film (shared prize)
Nominated for EFA, European film awards. Ceremony will be held in Tallinn, Estonia in December 2010
Uruguay Jury notes: '....Both productions share a remarkable acting performance and an accurate staging. Aléjate(Stay, away) is notable for its sensitive way of illustrating five moments in the difficult relationship between familymembers...'