Woods of Charol ~ short film

Woods of Charol

Experimental animation

"Woman" remembers herself in her childhood years and tries desperately to let go her mother's memory. By burying a pair of shoes that belonged to her mom, she celebrates a special ritual in order to free herself from the past.
Director/Animator: Ana María Méndez Salgado
Sound design/Music: Carlos Manrique Clavijo

Femina Fest Brazil (2008)
Luces, Cámara, Mujeres en acción Official Selection, Bogotá, Colombia (2007)
LaFila Short-Film Festival Finalist, Valladolid, Spain (2006)
3rd International Exhibition of Art Film for Children Bogotá, Colombia (2006)


character design & studies