Mary Torrez, Roosevelt Palafox, Sara Murphy, and Katherine Sainte Marie in a scene from Ida's Flowers Funeral.

Mary Torrez, Roosevelt Palafox, Sara Murphy, and Katherine Sainte Marie in a scene from Ida's Flowers Funeral.

IDA'S FLOWERS FUNERAL

is a low-budget Young Adult short film made for the web.

Inspired by the themes in "Little Ida's Flowers" by Hans Christian Andersen this tale examines peritraumatic dissociation and sexual assault.

SYNOPSIS-  When teenage Ida is assaulted in the woods she retreats into a fantasy world where she encounters Miss Professor Deerling, a kind but bossy deer. The Professor and the compassionate flowers of the forest counsel Ida as she comes to grips with her traumatic experience.

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‘We cannot live long,’ said the Flowers. ‘Tomorrow morning we shall be quite dead; and you must tell little Ida to bury us in the garden, near to the grave of the canary; then, in the summer we shall wake up and be more beautiful than ever.’
— Hans Christian Andersen

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