Shorts Program #2 – Latina Directed Shorts
Jessica Siqueiros, 10 mins, USA, 2019
La gringa killed her Nana.
Maria Victoria Ponce, 9 mins, USA, 2019
A little girl determined to battle imaginary villains learns a lesson from her curandera grandmother.
Elaine Del Valle, 9 mins, USA, 2019
A Pubescent Latina looks forward to her maturing body, but must soon cope with the sexual misconduct of someone she trusts.
Zoe Salicrup Junco, 15 mins, USA 2018
When a young mother takes a risk to provide for her daughter, a stranger turns her transgression into a nightmare.
Ida Rodríguez Joglar, 7 mins, Puerto Rico, 2019
Threatened by an incoming storm, Alma, a Puerto Rican woman, attempts to save her disappearing home.
Sheyla Pool, 15 mins, Cuba, 2018
A daughter, dedicated to the care of her mother with Alzheimer’s disease, wants to feel her love, even if it’s one last time. This need drives her down a dangerous path to discover that sometimes love can be the most capricious and bewildering of feelings.