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2017 | Color | 11:44

Hugo flees the violence in Guerrero, Mexico. As he watches whales swimming in the cold Baja California ocean, he narrates the murder of his 14-year-old brother, an experience that has plunged him into deep loneliness and grief. This 16-year-old is sure of one thing: he wants to cross the border into the US and meet his father.

Direction: Morales Mancilla; Carlos Mario
Script: Morales; Carlos
Production: Vicke Negrete; Claudia
Photography: Zúñiga; José Daniel
Sound: Encoresound
Art direction:
Participation year at FICM: 2017

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