My Other Son
Sometimes with sons, it happens like with drawings — they do not come out as you imagined. This is the story of Gusti, a father who goes through bewilderment and denial to the most unconditional love for his new son, upon discovering that he has Down Syndrome.
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Best Documentary Short Film at the Tbilisi International Animation Festival (2020)
Gustavo Alonso was trained at the University of Fine Arts of the UNLP, and was a fellow at the last Script Workshop given by Gabriel García Márquez during 2008, in San Antonio de los Baños, Cuba. He has published chronicles, children's books and directed the theatrical version of El Eternauta.
La vereda de la sombra (2006); Rompenieblas, a History of Psychoanalysis and Dictadura (2008); Heaven Again (2014); VHS, Back to Hamlet, Always (2019); My Other Son (2019)