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2006 | Color | 24 min

In the streets of downtown Mexico City, Micaela finds herself suffering from unrequited love. Just when she thinks all is lost, she invents a new job for herself writing letters for passers-by outside the subway. There, she meets Julián, a salesman who makes her believe in love again.


Country: México
Direction: Gómez Concheiro; Iria
Script: Gómez Concheiro; Iria
Production: Rodríguez; Hugo, Bravo; Diego, Castro; Ángeles
Photography: Gómez Concheiro; Iria
Sound: Ezquenazi; Lena
Music: Soqui Michlena; Leonardo, Ibañez; Diego
Cast:Xelhuatzi; Tomihuatzin, Balderas; Miriam
Art direction: Velázquez; Ciria
Participation year at FICM: 2006

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