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Blind Vaysha (2016)

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The tale of a girl who could see the past and the future simultaneously and respectively with each eye, but never the present.

Director:

Theodore Ushev

Writers:

Georgi Gospodinov (story), Theodore Ushev
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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Credited cast:
Caroline Dhavernas
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Storyline

From the moment she was born, Vaysha was a very special girl. With her left eye she can only see into the past, and with her right she can only see the future. The past is familiar and safe, the future is sinister and threatening. The present is a blind spot. Written by anonymous

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PG-13
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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 October 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Vaysha la ciega See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Narrator: How could this mother leaning over the cradle imagine that her little girl's eyes would see thing this way? The little Vaysha had been born with a left eye that only saw the past and a right eye that only saw the future
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Featured in The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2017: Animation (2017) See more »

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Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary - March
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Composed by Henry Purcell
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the gift
26 February 2017 | by KirpianuscusSee all my reviews

dark atmosphere. shadows of the Balkanian myths. a simple story. with great impact. a parable. about the absence of present in many lives. and the right animation. because it is part of story in a so perfect manner than becomes itself the skin of the words. a film about the status of silhouette. because the past gives the hope, the future - the fall. between them - no bridge. and the bitter, harsh animation has the status to reflect this hole. doing "Blind Vaysha" a tool of wake up. because the girl is every viewer. memories against plans, projects and illusions, fears and too late. and this does the film a pure masterpiece. its cruel honesty about us. the lost of present . and the need to choose the right eye. a film about a gift. who defines our world so profound.


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