The Labyrinth of Possibility

  • 9 10
  • 2013
  • 68min
The Labyrinth of Possibility
  • Original Title: El Laberinto de lo Posible

After going blind while grieving the loss of her two children, a seventy-eight year old woman decides to overcome the shadows through photography in a way never seen before.

The Labyrinth of Possibility
Awards

AWARDS: Best Venezuelan First Film. Caracas Doc/ Award. Festival Internacional de Cine por la Paz, Inspiración e Igualdad Jakarta/ Special Mention. Festival de Cine entre Largos y Cortos de Oriente/ Best Venezuelan Documentary. Festival de Cine Latinoamericano y Caribeño de Margarita/ Best Venezuelan Documentary. Andino Documenta Caracas/ Best Film. Festival de Documentales de Maracaibo

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS: Festival Internacional de Mar de Plata/ Latin Forum DocsBarcelona/ Laboratorio de narrativa documetal DOCULAB/ Invitada especial Festival Internacional de Cine en Guadalajara/ Doc Outlook International Market de Visions du Réel/ Festival de documentales y cortos de Belgrado/ Festival del Cine Nacional Mérida Venezuela/ Aruba International Film Festival/ Festival de Cine y Arte DOS RÍOS/ Festival de Arte Venezolano/ Festival de Cortometrajes de Barquisimeto/ Festival de Oxímoron/ Atlanticdocs/ Festival de cine documental Millenuim de Bruselas/ Encuentro Hispanoamericano de Cine y Video Documental Independiente Contra El Silencio Todas Las Voces/ Festival Internacional de Cine Social de Concordia/ Festival International du Film Documentaire Millenium/ Belgrade International Film Festival For and by people with disabilities/ Festival de Granada de Cine. Cines del Sur/ Muestra de Documentales Mérida/ Festival Internacional de Cine Documental Flahertiana/ BOGOCINE/ Festival de Documentales Santiago Álvarz/ Encuentro del Otro Cine EDOC

The Labyrinth Of Possibility. The Photographer of Darkness

Sonia Soberats is a seventy-eight year old Venezuelan woman who lives alone in a modest apartment in New York City. The grief caused by the death of her only two children has caused her to lose all sense of sight. 

To get all the things she needs, she has to procure them by her own efforts. Today she dedicates herself to blind photography. Through different stages of Sonia's life and work we will observe how two concepts that seem totally antagonistic coexist in complete harmony.

Wanadi Siso
Wanadi Siso Director

Production Companies

Raiz de Agua Producciones


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