EMPTINESS

VACIO

By Paul VENEGAS

XANADU FILMS - as PROD

First film - Completed 2020

LEI and WONG arrive clandestinely in Ecuador. She has only one objective, New York. While he longs to bring his son from China. But their fate is in the hands of CHANG, a bipolar gangster who becomes obsessed with her and will set them at a cross roads, together they will fight for their freedom.

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2018
Video Library
    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • First film, Drama
    • Countries
    • ECUADOR, URUGUAY
    • Languages
    • MANDARIN, SPANISH, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 92 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Paul VENEGAS
    • Writer(s)
    • Carlos TERAN, Paul VENEGAS
    • Producer(s)
    • Paul VENEGAS (Xanadu Films), Esteban SCHROEDER (La Suma Cine TV)
    • Synopsis
    • LEI and WONG arrive clandestinely in Ecuador. She has only one objective, to reach New York. While he longs to bring his son from China. But their fate is in the hands of CHANG, a bipolar gangster who becomes obsessed with her and will set them at a cross roads, together they will fight for their freedom.
      EMPTINESS portrays the emotional experience of the migrant in the search for their dreams, and their struggle to preserve their dignity.


    • Partners & financing
    • Ecuadorian Film Institute
      Ibermedia
      Ecuavisa
      La Suma
      U Artes
    • Production schedule
    • Release 2020
    • Beginning of shooting
    • Sep 04, 2017
    • End of shooting
    • Feb 21, 2018