The Claustrum

Jay Rosenblatt

Country: United States
Year: 2014
Format: Digital
Length: 16 min
Image: BW/Colour
Language: English
Subtitles: Catalan

Producer: Jay Rosenblatt
Screenplay: Susanne Chassay
Editor: Jay Rosenblatt

Contact: [email protected]


Based on psychoanalytic case studies, The Claustrum uses archive footage to focus on three women in enclosed psychological zones that function as both refuge and jail.


Jay Rosenblatt has been making films for more than 25 years. His work has been screened worldwide and won many awards. I Used To Be a Filmmaker (2003), I Just Wanted To Be Somebody (2006) and The Darkness of Day (2009) were all screened at l'Alternativa. 



  1. Visions du Réel
  2. Sheffield Doc Fest
  3. San Francisco International Film Festival
  4. Mejor Cortometraje - L'Alternativa, 21 Festival de Cinema Independent de Barcelona