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In the Mirror of the Sky

En el espejo del cielo

Directed by Carlos Salces
Mexico, 1998
Short, Drama, Fantasy


A small boy fantasizes about catching an airplane he sees reflected in the water. One day he finally does catch the plane, and discovers that not everything is meant to be caught.

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In the Mirror of the Sky Directed by Carlos Salces

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1999 | 2 wins including: Best Short Film (Deutsches Kinderhilfswerk - Special Award)

Montréal World Film Festival

1998 | Winner: Second Prize (Short Films)

Seattle International Film Festival

1999 | Honorable Mention: Atom Films Short Film Award

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