Luz Nocturna

Directed by Kim Torres

2022

Drama

14 min

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Costa Rica

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Color, Black and white

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Spanish

Synopsis

Ale, a seventeen-year-old woman, lives in rural Costa Rica with her two younger siblings. Through landscapes fueled by silence, resentment, and brief moments of joy, Ale will try to protect them from the seething truth, that their mother has left them and is not coming back.

Achievements

Première at Cannes Film Festival.

Festivals

2022

  • Cannes Film Festival | Short Film Competition
  • Guadalajara International Film Festival

Cast & Crew

Cast:
Melissa C. Pérez, Valentina Chinchilla Pérez, Arturo Gael Chinchilla Pérez
Script:
Kim Torres, Luisa Mora Fernández
Cinematographer:
Mel Nocetti
Editor:
Mauricio Esquivel, Adriana Ramírez Meza
Sound design & mix:
Gabriela Rivas Feoli
Music:
Rogelio The Iiird
Producer:
Alejandra Vargas Carballo
Production Company:
Noche Negra Producciones

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