Mors Dag (Mother's Day)

Jeanine Frost, Writer/Director 
Elena Aksenova, Producer
Geenah Krisht, Producer
Erin G. Wesley, Cinematographer

Sloan Grant(s) Received: 2018, Production Award, American Film Institute 

Project Type: Short Film 

Genre: Drama 

Length: 13 minutes 

Field of Science: Medical Biology 

Stage: Completed 


A woman’s painful history of miscarriage returns in waves as her teenage daughter’s menstruation starts. The constant reminder of what was lost and the obscuring of what she has combines as mother and daughter reconnect.