THE LITTLE KITE

By James F. ROBINSON

ZAPPICTURES - as PROD

Drama - Pre-Production 2020

Believing an impulsive rebellious action has somehow caused the death of her beloved Grandfather, 8-year old Tomasa seeks redemption by making a kite to fly in a indigenous Mayan “Day of the Dead” kite festival, despite a jealous older cousin’s efforts at sabotaging her.

    • Year of production
    • 2020
    • Genres
    • Drama, Family, Art - Culture
    • Countries
    • GUATEMALA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 98 mn
    • Director(s)
    • James F. ROBINSON
    • Producer(s)
    • Sabrina BOGADO (LEVANTE FILMES)
    • Synopsis
    • A young Guatemalan Mayan girl, Tomasa, clashes with her strong-willed mother, and loses a beloved grandfather - her first experience with death and loss. Through the process of making a kite to fly in a “Day of the Dead” kite festival, Tomasa overcomes setbacks, and finds a new connection to her family, her culture and a deeper understanding of herself. THE LITTLE KITE is a female-centric story of empowerment and the miracles of small victories.
Distribution Country
Release date
Distributor
Rights
Local title
Company Country Roles