INSOMNIO

KENNETH SANNABRIA JIMÉNEZ | 10 MIN | COSTA RICA | 2015

Caesar is dying for an incurable cancer. His wife Brenda, eight months pregnant, accompanies him. In full agony, Caesar creates an space within his mind, where he is visited by a man, the Doctor. This Doctor announces his death tonight and urges him to break the bond he has with Brenda and his unborn child.The memory of the time he knew he would become a father is the stimulus that allows Caesar to resist. Indeed, althought still in his mind, an increasingly weakened Caesar is able to perceive Brenda’s caress and words, making the haggle with the Doctor ineffective