Best Opera Prima winner at I Castelli Animati

Alma (2009)

This short film was created by Rodrigo Blaas,The story Alma is about a young girl who, whilst walking down a quiet road in France on a snowy winter's day, spots a doll in a shop window who appears to be a look-a-like of herself. Intrigued by this, Alma enters the strange shop to discover a number of other dolls. She tries to reach for the one doll which caught her attention in the first place however ends up getting more than what she had bargained for... Where she discovers only too late that the shop is nefarious intent on adding her to its permanent collection.