La Casa Triste, The Sad House, 2013
Updated: Jul 20, 2020
This found object stop motion by a Mexican stop motion animator Sofia Carrillo tells a tragic tale of a family history having gone through the war and the aftermath. Cancer, death of a baby, heartbreaks, and more deaths, it's an endless web of sadness the household endures horror in all. Due to the nature of the found objects Carrillo has acquired to animate this movie, it's like watching collage of someone's memory which results in very effective storytelling.