THE OTHER PENELOPE

LA OTRA PENÉLOPE

By Bladimir ABUD

ESTUDIOS RÍO HAINA - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2019

During the dictatorship of Joaquín Balaguer (1968), a former Dominican Civil War soldier, retakes arms to assassinate the head of a paramilitary group.

Festivals
& Awards

Festrd 2019
World Premiere
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Drama, Historical, Romance
    • Countries
    • DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Budget
    • 0.6 - 1 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Bladimir ABUD
    • Producer(s)
    • Bladimir ABUD (Codigo Tres Films)
    • Synopsis
    • The story, set in Santo Domingo in 1968, at the beginning of the "12 years of Balaguer", tells the story of Felix Marcel, a former combatant of the April War, who decides to move away from politics and subversive groups, but an encounter with Alba Penelope, a girl he falls in love with, will end up facing him face to face with the demons he tries to run from.