Shorts Program 2 includes 23 SEMANAS, A HISTORY OF SITTING ON WAITING ROOMS, CLINGING TO AIR, DANZONEROS, IN THE STATIC, NEGRA, YO SOY BELLA, STILL HERE and THIS ONE IS FOR THE NEIGHBORHOOD
|Friday, June 2, 2023||TCL Chinese Theaters Auditorium 6||8:30 PM PDT||BUY TICKETS|
West Coast Premiere
Directed by Hansel Porras Garcia
USA | 13 min | 2022
A 23 weeks pregnant young actress, struggles to find the perfect name for her daughter.
Sarah, a young Cuban actress exiled in Miami, and Ernesto, her husband, struggle to find the perfect name for their future daughter. A dinner night with their friends Vanessa and David, who will be the godparents, will help Sarah make a decision.
Hansel Porras García (b. 1994) is an actor, writer, and filmmaker. He graduated from the National School of Arts in Havana, Cuba; and the Center of Cinematography, Arts, and TV in Miami, FL. His debut feature film Febrero was funded by the Oolite Arts’ Cinematic Residency and won the Knights Made in MIA Award at the 40th Miami Film Festival. His work shows the Hispanic multiculturalism of Miami, focusing on the Cuban diaspora and exploring themes such as immigration, family and identity.
|Type of Film||Short|
|Country of Origin||USA|
|Year Film Was Completed||2022|
|Social media Handles||Instagram: @hansel_porras, @email@example.com, @lauralemansatorre@yanielcastillo_|
|Director||Hansel Porras Garcia|
|Written by||Hansel Porras Garcia|
|Cinematography||Hector David Rosales|
|Edited by||Hansel Porras Garcia|
|Sound Design||Javier Figueroa|
|Art Direction||Celia Ledon|
|Main Cast||Nabilah Molina, Andy Barbosa, Laura Aleman Satorre, Yaniel Castillo.|