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West Coast Premiere, Los Angeles Premiere
Directed by Maria Corina Ramirez
United States | 72 minutes | 2020
You have to grab your fears by the neck.
Originally from Venezuela, Maria Cecilia is the high school valedictorian of her hometown: Miami. She grapples with her fate and her identity as graduation day approaches. Meanwhile, her mother, Violeta, veers too close to a ghost from the past, and Gaby, her younger sister, swears she's found the answer to it all: winning the lottery.
Venezuelan born, Miami raised actress Maria Corina Ramirez earned her B.F.A in Acting from New World School of the Arts. She has most recently starred in, written, and directed her debut feature film, Bridges. Prior to that, she starred in and co-wrote Complex Network's first-ever scripted series, Grown, which was HBO's Project Greenlight winning digital series. She has starred in two NBC-Telemundo TV series, two Cine Latino films, and over a dozen national campaigns and commercials. Her solo theatre piece, "Supa'Nova," won an artist residency at Miami Theatre Center and a producer's scholarship for the 2017 Hollywood Fringe Festival in L.A., where performances were sold out. Her work is dedicated to amplifying and humanizing the Latinx female experience.
|Type of Film||Feature|
|Country of Origin||United States|
|Year Film Was Completed||2020|
|Social media Handles||@mariacorinaramirez (IG), @mariacorinarami (twitter); @bridgesfilm (IG)|
|Director||Maria Corina Ramirez|
|Written by||Maria Corina Ramirez|
|Producers||Maria Corina Ramirez, Tiffany Lighty, Lu Urdaneta, Anna Lee Schmand, Juan Lujan, Maria Teresita Sanchez, Edson Jean, Adrian Geyer, Ruben Sierra-Salles, Oolite Arts.|
|Edited by||Voltron Castagna, Nano Recondo|
|Music by||Jose Lobo|
|Sound Design||Gonzalo Ugarteche, Juan Manuel Leguizamon, Rodrigo Crespo|
|Main Cast||Maria Corina Ramirez, Julissa Calderon, Marialejandra Martin, Nathalia Lares|