Award of Merit – “Love of Magdalena” (Ireland)

Title: Love of Magdalena
Runtime: 5 min
Country: Ireland
Director: Iva Kevra
Placement: Award of Merit
Competition: March, 2024

Synopsis: Short film ‘Love of Magdalena’ is a psychological drama/thriller about a delusional journey of Magdalena where she is battling her sense of guilt after her husband’s death. It is about a world of a woman suffering from paranoid delusions, disabled from distinguishing the real from the unreal, tragically misled by mental illness to the loss of her child.