Agua Viva

A Chinese manicurist in Miami attempts to describe feelings she doesn't have the words for.

Director Bio

Alexa Lim Haas is an artist and filmmaker from New York City. She was selected as one of the 25 New Faces of Independent Film by Filmmaker Magazine 2017 and is a Borscht Corp No Bro Zone Initiative Grantee for her newest short Agua Viva. Her previous animated short Glove premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival and continued on to win numerous awards including best animated short at SXSW. She received her BFA in filmmaking from the NYU Tisch School of the Arts.


  • Directed by:Alexa Lim Haas
  • Written by:Alexa Lim Haas
  • Produced by:Taylor Shung & Ben Cohen & Brett Potter
  • Runtime:7 mins
  • Completion Date:January 12, 2018
  • Country of Origin:United States
  • Country of Filming:United States
  • Category:Animation
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 15
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - Cooney's Hotel - 2:30-3:30pm
    / Sun 18th - Cooney's Hotel - 10-11am
  • Links: Website

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Still Voices Film Society

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 06 January, 2020

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Still Voices Film Society.

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Submissions for 2020 Now Open

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 October, 2019

Submission call for the Still Voices Short Film Festival 2020 now open!

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Culture Night 2019

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 09 September, 2019

Still Voices Culture Night 2019


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