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CHILE , Brazil , Argentina , Netherlands | 110 minutes | 2018

Summer 1990. The Chilean people are finally throwing off the yoke of the repressive Pinochet dictatorship. In search of freedom, a handful of families have founded a small commune far from the big-city frenzy. Everyone is busy preparing for their New Year’s Eve party, which promises to be tough on young Sofia, given her mother’s usual glaring absence. The Chilean director deftly evokes the complex relations between parents and teens while brilliantly portraying the budding emotions of a sensitive, vulnerable yet determined young woman. The result is utterly authentic.

Best Direction Award - Festival de Locarno

Programs

Saturday October 6, 2018

Program #60
15:00
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Sunday October 7, 2018

Program #99
21:30
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 10

Dominga Sotomayor

Dominga Sotomayor Castillo was born in 1986 in Chile. She is a producer and writer, known for Thursday Till Sunday (2012), Too Late to Die Young (2018) and La isla (2013).

distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Dominga Sotomayor
  • Cast Demian Hernández, Antar Machado , Magdalena Tótoro

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