In the short animated film Her Resolve, after enduring the loss of her father, a daughter navigates past remorse to find closure by using the creativity he had fostered, and her connection with her younger sister.
Director Marissa Dingman is a filmmaker based in Portland, OR with roots in TN, KY, and GA. Her background comes from her experience as an animator and multimedia journalist where storytelling is central to design. “Her Resolve” is her second film in her short series “Speaking About Suicide” meant to normalize the conversation around mental health and suicide prevention.
You can check out “Her Resolve” screening in Shorts Block No. 1 in the virtual festival.