Toronto International Film Festival, 2023
San Sebastián International Film Festival, 2023
Synopsis: Leni, trapped in an undesired destiny, accompanies her father, Reverend Pearson, on his Evangelical mission. A car breakdown forces them to stop at Gringo's repair shop. He’s a faith-resistant troubled teen living with Tapioca. As tensions rise, Leni confronts her father, envisioning a new beginning and embracing her own fate.
Directors Bio: Argentine film director and screenwriter Paula Hernández studied at the Universidad del Cine de Buenos Aires, and was a fellow of the Berlinale Talent Campus. She has directed seven films. Of these, Inheritance (2001) won the Best First Feature award in the national competition of the Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts, Argentina (INCAA) and was in Moscow FF.
Sales Agent: Film Factory
Drama | Adaptation