Cage (Breathe)

Nominated for Best Experimental Film

Directed by

emilia izquierdo

5' • UK • 2020


The cruelty of confinement and the struggle for liberation contained within hand-drawn animation and archival footage. Cage (Breathe) is an experimental film exploring bodies under extreme restrictions, bodies that cannot breathe, and the strive to release from socio-political/physical and psychological constraints.