Old Cats (Gatos Viejos)
Pedro Peirano, Sebastián Silva 2010
Following 2009’s critically acclaimed The Maid (Sundance's World Cinema Grand Jury Prize winner), Chile’s Sebastian Silva returns to Sundance with Old Cats (Gatos Viejos), a black comedy about aging, senility and the loss of independence. Old Cats depicts a fierce mother/daughter conflict, as an old woman attempts to hide her advancing senility from her controlling daughter. This movie stars the two female leads from The Maid.