The Umbrella: a mother's perspective on autism

The Umbrella is a short documentary that explores the experiences of two mothers before and after receiving an autism diagnosis for their respective kids.

  • Rolando Sierra
    Director
  • Rolando Sierra
    Writer
  • Rolando Sierra
    Producer
  • Natalia Torres
    Key Cast
    "Mother"
  • Yvonne Rodriguez
    Key Cast
    "Mother"
  • Project Type:
    Documentary, Short
  • Runtime:
    8 minutes 2 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 26, 2021
  • Production Budget:
    5,000 USD
  • Country of Filming:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    Digital
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - Full Sail University
Director Biography - Rolando Sierra

Rolando Sierra from Manati, Puerto Rico, is a musician and filmmaker. Studied recording arts and Digital film in Ful Sail University. He is also a US Navy Veteran and Registered Nurse. From Manati, Puerto Rico.

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Director Statement

I want to tell stories with deep meaning.