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Saturday, June 3, 2023 TCL Chinese Theaters Auditorium 3 5:15 PM PDT BUY TICKETS

World Premiere

Prelude of a Story

Directed by Ashley Salman

Chile | 17 min | 2023

A daughter's journey understanding womanhood.

After a mother’s passing, a daughter searches through archival footage to understand who she was, and how it connects to the father's abusive behaviour, which is shaping her understanding of womanhood.
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Ashley is a Filmmaker from the University of Chile with a minor in Documentary Cinematography. She has worked as DoP for several documentary projects such as "I'm Still Here" (Hot Docs 2017), "La Huella en el Agua" (Femcine 2020). She has also worked in the Executive Production department by coordinating and managing projects for boutique production companies in Chile. She is now based in Atlanta, GA working in Cinematography and Post Production, creating content for local projects and agencies, and continues her work as Internacional Producer of CinemaChile by representing and promoting the Chilean film industry abroad.
Type of Film Short
Country of Origin Chile
Year Film Was Completed 2023
Runtime 17 min
Director Ashley Salman
Produced by Ashley Salman
Written by Ashley Salman, Karina Sandoval
Cinematography Ashley Salman
Edited by Karina Sandoval
Sound Design Nicolás Aramburú & Pabla Muriel
Main Cast Samuel Salman, Marion Herrera, Ashley Salman