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Like a dead man in Acapulco

Switzerland
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    Sara is a soap-opera writer struggling with her ghosts in a remote alpine chalet. The short film is the story of an escape from the banalities and stereotypes of the narrative, is the chronicle of a journey in search of escape from the human mediocrity that forces one to sell off her/his own talent.

    And so, the literary convention of the "character in search of an author" - the heroes of a soap opera that are stalking their creator - gives the protagonist the hook for a dramatic reflection on the meaning of her work and her intimacy.

    To be the narrator of her own life