Coachella Valley Premiere – One Time Screening
Marco is a lonely, handicapped, Spanish smuggler, driving through Brazil to sell out his cheap goods. When two bandits assault him and steal his load, he is miraculously saved by Carmo, a beautiful local girl who would rather die than spend another day in the hellhole where she lives. Starring Spanish superstar Fele Martínez as Marco and Mariana Loureiro as Carmo.
Opens theatrically in NY and LA in October.
Writer/Director: Murilo Pasta
Distributor: First Run Features
Genre: Adventure | Drama | Romance
Country: Spain | Brazil | Poland
Runtime: 99 min
Language: Portuguese | Spanish w/English subtitles
Parents Guide: NR
Note: Nudity, sex and some violence
FESTIVALS: Warsaw Film Festival, Poland; International Film Festival of The Art of Cinematography Lodz, Poland; Sundance Film Festival, USA; Hollywood Brazilian Film Festival, USA; Guadalajara Film Festival , Mexico; Mostra de Cinema Llatinoamericà de Catalunya; Spain; Febio Film Festival, Czech Republic; Newport Beach International Film Festival, USA; Seattle International Film Festival, USA; Gdynia Film Festival, Poland; Raindance Film Festival, UK; São Paulo International Film Festival, Brazil, Outfest L.A., USA
AWARDS: São Paulo International Film Festival, Audience Award Best Brazilian Film; Sundance Film Festival, Nominated Grand Jury Prize,
World Cinema – Dramatic
“ … a jaw-dropping performance by Mariana Loureiro, the freewheeling lead of this energetic film, packs a wallop of sass.”