Faced with the challenges presented by her daily routine, Ramona tries to take refuge in the relationship that unites her to her daughter and granddaughter.

Director Bio

Alvaro Gago graduated with honours in both Audiovisual Communication and Music.In 2015, Alvaro directed the short film BOMBOLLES during a workshop given by Abbas Kiarostami in Barcelona, which won the Audience Award at the Festival Fenêtre sur l’Europe. In 2017 he directed his next short fiction titled MATRIA. Currently, he is developing his first feature film scrip, RAMONA.


  • Directed by:Álvaro Gago
  • Written by:Álvaro Gago
  • Produced by:Álvaro GagoCaleb Negassa, Mireia, José Gago & Alberto Gago
  • Runtime:20 mins
  • Completion Date:June 1, 2017
  • Country of Origin:Spain
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:In Competition - Programme 12
  • Screening Time / Venue:
    Fri 16th - St. Catherine's Church - 12:30-1:30pm
    / Sat 17th - St. Catherine's Church - 12:30-1:30pm
  • Links: Website

Latest News

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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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