After seeing Leia kiss Luke on his VHS copy of THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK, a young boy develops an inappropriate crush of his own.
Los Angeles Film Festival, Glasgow Short Film Festival, Cinequest Film Festival, Maryland Film Festival, VisionFest - Opening Night Film, Fantasia Film Festival, shnit International Short Film Festival, Festivus Film Festival, LA Shorts Film Festival, Hawaii International Film Festival, Seattle Short Film Festival, Indie Memphis Film Festival
Grand Jury Prize - Dallas International Film Festival
Jury Prize (Court-Métrage) - Mauvais Genre International Film Festival
Winner - Hammer Museum Open Projector Night
Luisa is an ultraconservative mother and teacher who enrolls her daughter, Paloma, in the same high school where she teaches. There, the child meets Mariana, a rebellious classmate; their encounter leads to the revelation that Paloma is not, after all, the model child she pretends to be.
Dir. Horacio Ramírez
Starring: Evangelina Sosa, Jessica Valentina, Daisy Gómez Pardo, Luz María Camarena
Screenplay: Horacio Ramírez
Producers: Estívaliz Zaragoza, Alba Aparicio
Production company: Chile Pikin Films, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Filma RED
Cinematography: Alfredo Kassem
Editing: Horacio Ramírez
Music: Alberto Robleño, Miguel Rivera
Morelia Film Festival: Official Selection
Lanterna Film Festival: Best Shortfilm / Best Actress (Evangelina Sosa) / Audience Award