Based on the true story of Mauricio Rosencof, 'A Father's Gift' is about 7 year-old Alejandra, who visits her father in prison.
Mauricio Rosencof was imprisoned from 1973 to 1985 for his activism in the National Liberation Movement – the Tupamaros. He lived in solitary confinement for over 11 years, until he was freed in 1985 and re-united with his daughter.
Alejandra Rosencof: Honey Parker
Mauricio Rosencof: Demetri Turin
Director: Jamie Sims
Writer: Kieron Dibbs
Producer: Nina Kästner
Production Designer: Oliver Reynolds
Cinematographer: Sofia Lahmann-Gutierrez
Director of Photography: Jordan Alber
Sound Designer: Patrick Casey
Editor: Matthew Cresswell
Made as part of the 'Fact into Fiction' unit at The University for the Creative Arts, Farnham © 2011