In a village located in Mexico’s highlands, three youngsters take the houses of those who have run away, cross-dress when nobody’s watching, and have a hiding spot to be safe from those who would take them away. But the dark echoes of violence become an inescapable threat.
Special mention to the jury in the Cannes Film Festival, Un Certain Regard (2021).
October 21st, 22nd, and 23rd, 19:00.
Manuel and Lupe wish to have a child. When Manuel discovers he’s sterile, he starts spiraling down both physically and emotionally. After exploring many options, he turns to Rubén, his new friend, to ask him to be a donor. In return, Rubén asks if he can stay for a few days in Manuel’s house, promising to move soon to the United States. His presence will change it all, and Manuel’s paternity dream will end up with his own exile.
October 28th, 29th, and 30th, 19:00.