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Her Heart is Washed in Water and Then Weighed

Directed by Sasha Waters Freyer
United States, 2006
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

The film is a meditation on motherhood and mortality that takes its title from a procedure in the autopsying of a human corpse. Subtle juxtapositions evoke parallels between static monuments and living families to suggest what is lost to time and age.

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Her Heart is Washed in Water and Then Weighed Directed by Sasha Waters Freyer