Young Lady
Director(s): Simão Cayatte
Writer(s): Simão Cayatte

Category: Short Film
Genre: Drama
Country: Portugal
Language: Portuguese, English Subtitles
Status: Completed
Duration: 15 min

Festivals: IndieLisboa 2016, Portugal; Ghent International Film Festival 2016, Belgium; Cinemed - Festival Cinéma Méditerranéen Montpellier 2016, France; Austin Short Film Festival 2016, US; Caminhos Film Festival 2016, Portugal; Córtex 2017, Sintra, Portugal; Sharm El-Sheikh Arab & European Film Festival 2017, Egypt; Festival Ibérico de Cine 2017, Spain; Curtas Vila do Conde International Film Festival 2016, Portugal; Arkadia Short Fest, Romania; Tangier Mediterranean Short Film Festival 2017, Morocco.

Awards: Part of Les Nuits en Or, 2018, by the French Academy of Cinema, Les César; Honorable Mention at Caminhos Film Festival, 2016, Portugal. Best Short Film at Sophia Awards 2017, Portuguese Film Academy. Best Short Film at Shortcutz Lisboa, May 2017, Portugal
Lisbon, 1971. A young housewife has the courage to find out if there is more to her world than her husband, her baby, and her home. What she discovers is a reality that will change her forever.