The Island

Director: Katarzyna Klimkiewicz, Dominga Sotomayor

written & directed by Katarzyna Klimkiewicz, Dominga Sotomayor director of photography Inti Briones production design by Valentina MacPherson sound by Roberto Espinoza, Julia Huberman edited by Catalina Marin production manger Rebeca Gutierrez Campos producers Rebeca Gutierrez Campos, Jan Naszewski co-producers Maciej Kubicki, Anna Kępińska produced by Cinestacion, New Europe Film Sales co-financed by The Polish Film Institute, Danish Film Institute, The Obel Family Foundation
cast Roso Garcia-Huidobro, Francisca Castillo, Gabriela Aguilera, Niles Atallah, Eliseo Atallah, Carmen Couve, Ida Delgado
colour, 30′
Poland, Chile, Denmark 2013


A family reunion at a faraway island. Three women await Jaime – their father, husband and son. In anticipation of his arrival, they turn to reminiscing about the moments spent together and discussing time lost. The film was inspired by “Wypadek drogowy”, a poem by Wisława Szymborska.