GABI is a sassy, sexy, and strong Puerto Rican woman, but an unexpected family death forces her to return to her native homeland, confronting a place she thought she had left behind.
Screening as part of the Shorts: Status Update program. | Read MoreFemale Director(s)
From executive producer Benicio del Toro, tales of maddening infatuation-a surprising love triangle, an unfaithful marriage and a hostage situation-weave together artfully in the backyards of Puerto Rico. Passion defeats reason again and again in this melancholy comedy about the selfish search for love and connection. In Spanish.
| Read MoreDrama and Comedy
This visually striking immersion in the transgender
community of Puerto Rico celebrates the
breadth of experiences among trans-identifying
women: from campaigning for human rights to
working in the sex industry or performing as part
of drag troupe “The Doll House.” Unapologetic
and unconventional, Mala Mala explores the ways
internal and external identity pave the path of
self discovery through the unique yet universal
stories of its fascinating cast of characters. | Read MoreDocumentary, NY Director(s), First Time Filmmaker