April's Daughter

Synopsis: 
Valeria is 17 and pregnant. She lives in Puerto Vallarta with her half-sister Clara. Valeria’s mother has been gone for a long time and Valeria does not want her to find out about her pregnancy. In the midst of an economic crisis and the overwhelming responsibility of having a baby in the house, Clara decides to call their mother, who shows up willing to help, but we soon understand why Valeria wanted to keep her away.
Proyecciones
Fri, 6 Apr 2018 - 9:05 pm
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 7
Type of screening: 
Pública
Sat, 7 Apr 2018 - 4:30 pm
Teatro Gladys Vidal, Edificio Hatillo
Type of screening: 
Pública
Ficha Técnica

Original Title: 
LAS HIJAS DE ABRIL
Year: 
2017
País: 
Mexico
Mexico
Languages: 
Spanish
Run time: 
103 min
Subtítulos: 
English
Rating: 
M14

Screenplay: 
Michel Franco
Photography: 
Yves Cape
Edition: 
Michel Franco
Jorge Weisz
Music: 
Javier Nuño
Cast: 
Hernán Mendoza
Joanna Larequi
Enrique Arrizon
Ivan Cortes
Michel Franco
Born in Mexico City, Michel Franco started making short films after completing his media studies. His features include Daniel and Ana (2009), After Lucia (2012), which won the Un Certain Regard award at the Cannes Film Festival, Chronic (2015), and April's Daughter (2017) winner of Un Certain Regard - Special Jury Prize at the Cannes Film Festival.