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The Queen

La Reina

Directed by Manuel Abramovich
Argentina, 2013
Documentary, Short


Memi prepares to become queen of the carnival. Lost in a world of grown-ups and trapped in her routine, she is torn between the glamour of pageant and the social pressure to become a winner.

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The Queen Directed by Manuel Abramovich

Awards & Festivals

Karlovy Vary International Film Festival

2014 | Special Mention: Best Documentary (Under 30 Minutes)

Los Angeles Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Best Documentary Short

Seattle International Film Festival

2014 | Winner: Documentary (Short Film Competition Special Jury Award)