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
  • Screening Time:TBD
  • Links: Website

Latest News

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programme launch

2019 Programme Launch

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 05 July, 2019

Still Voices 2019 Programme Launch - Wilder & Gold

athlone screening

A Night of Short Films

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 02 July, 2019

A Night of Short Films - Athlone Screening - In Partnership with Dead Centre Brewing.

2019 judging panel

The 2019 Judging Panel

  • Ronan O'Toole
  • 01 July, 2019

We are delighted to announce our 2019 Judging Panel for In Competition Films.


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2019 Programme

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