I Am My Own Mother

I Am My Own Mother


I Am My Own Mother

An adopted woman on the cusp of childbirth reinserts herself back into the life of her biological mother, unsettling the entire family unit. (23 min)

World Premiere: 2018 Cannes Film Festival, Official Selection Cinéfondation

Written, Directed, Produced by Andrew Zox                   
Produced by Kimberly Parker
Cinematography by Andrés Gallegos
Production Design by Christina-Marie Fernandez
Edited by Arash Maleki

Dionne Audain
Délé Ogundiran
Celai West

Cannes Film Festival, Official Selection Cinéfondation, 2018
Mill Valley Film Festival, 2018
Urbanworld Film Festival, 2018
Denver Film Festival, 2018
Montreal International Black Film Festival, 2018
Pan African Film Festival, 2019
Halifax Black Film Festival, 2019
Cinequest, 2019
Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias, 2019
Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia, 2019
Palm Springs International ShortFest, 2019                                   
HollyShorts Film Festival, 2019
The Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History, 2019
Short of the Week, 2021
Sixteen Journal Film Institute, 2021

Camera: ARRI Alexa Mini
Lenses: Leica Summicron-C
Color Grade: Fotokem LA

Short of the Week — Feature, 2021
Sunset Beacon Profile — Short Drama Featured at Mill Valley
We Are Moving Stories — Interview with Andrew Zox
Dazzo Magazine —
World of Young Cinema The Cannes 2018 Issue
No Film School — Cannes Filmmakers Weigh in on the Digital Debate
San Francisco State University News — Zox’s Short Film, Cannes