La Mala Noche (the Longest Night)
Narrative, 95 mins, Gabriela Calvache, Ecuador, 2019 | Streaming 9/25 @ 5pm – 9/27 @ 6:30pm
Co-presented by Women in Video & Film New England
After a romantic mishap, smart, beautiful Dana finds herself caught in the web of a human trafficking ring and its leader, forced into a career of prostitution. Drug addicted and worried about her young daughter’s illness, Dana fears that she can’t just leave. As a new opportunity presents itself, she may soon realize that the power to exact justice on her oppressors is hers to claim.
Official Selection – SXSW Film Festival, 2019
Official Selection – Guadalajara International Film Festival, 2019
Official Selection – Chicago Latino Film Festival, 2019
Winner Best Film – New York Latino Film Festival, 2019