LA ESPERA DESESPERA

HOPEFUL HOPELESS

By Coraly SANTALIZ

MOVIE AVENUE INTERNATIONAL - as DISTR TV, USA / PROD

Black comedy - Completed 2012


Festivals
& Awards

Festival de Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano de la Habana 2013
Selection
New York City Film Festival 2014
Selection
Los Angeles Women International Film Festival 2014
Selection
San Diego Latino Film Festival 2014
Selection
Cleveland International Film Festival 2014
Selection
Curacao International Film Festival Rotterdam 2014
Selection
Boston International Film Festival 2014
Selection
Chicago Latino Film Festival 2014
Selection
    • Year of production
    • 2012
    • Genres
    • Black comedy, Romance
    • Countries
    • PUERTO RICO
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Coraly SANTALIZ
    • Producer(s)
    • María José DELGADO
    • Synopsis
    • Leading a conformist life in the 21st century, after the economic crisis, there is a man whose life is about to take a turn. In the midst of a simple life, Jorge finds himself thinking the unthinkable. After his wife has been diagnosed with a severe heart condition, Jorge realizes he is in no economic condition to pay for the life-saving surgery that doctors’ recommend. He has two choices; he either commits a crime or lets his wife die. However he comes up with a plan after being influenced by bank- robber movies, with such inspiration what could possibly go wrong? You will find yourself guessing who the actual thief is throughout the film.
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