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The Beast


Directed by Daina Oniūnas-Pusić
Croatia, Finland, 2015
Drama, Short


100-year old Nada and her 75-year old daughter Vera have a tense but organised relationship. Childlike Vera takes care of her frail, mute, though at times cruel mother, until one evening a bat flies into Nada’s room and begins to hibernate underneath her bed.

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The Beast Directed by Daina Oniūnas-Pusić

Awards & Festivals

Los Angeles Film Festival

2016 | Winner: Best Short Film

Slamdance Film Festival

2016 | Honorable Mention: Narrative Short

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