MALAMADRE

Documentary 2019 71 min

The protagonists of MALAMADRE rebel against what they hear since childhood. Mobilized by the contradictions of being a “good mother,” they transit the reality of what is possible for women. For them, motherhood is not a fairy tale and is far from being a romantic experience. Through different stories, MALAMADRE goes beyond the social imaginary to spy on the hidden side of motherhood. Amparo Aguilar enters this universe from her own trench as a mother. Thus, interweave the documentary with her imaginary. 

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The protagonists of MALAMADRE rebel against what they hear since childhood. Mobilized by the contradictions of being a “good mother,” they transit the reality of what is possible for women. For them, motherhood is not a fairy tale and is far from being a romantic experience. Through different stories, MALAMADRE goes beyond the social imaginary to spy on the hidden side of motherhood. Amparo Aguilar enters this universe from her own trench as a mother. Thus, interweave the documentary with her imaginary. 
Las protagonistas de MALAMADRE se rebelan contra lo que escuchan desde su niñez, movilizadas por las contradicciones del ser “buena madre”, transitan la realidad de lo posible para las mujeres. Para ellas la maternidad no es un cuento de hadas y está lejos de ser una experiencia romántica. A través de distintos relatos, MALAMADRE traspasa el imaginario social para espiar el lado oculto de la maternidad. Amparo Aguilar se adentra en este universo desde su propia trinchera como madre. Así, entreteje el documental con su imaginario.
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Title:

MALAMADRE

Director:

Amparo Aguilar

Cast:

Alba García Aronno, Amaru Muñoz Terán, Ariana Blanco, Blanca Yañez

Duration:

71 minutes

Year:

2019

Country:

Argentina- Uruguay