Chile, 2007, 100 Minute Running Time
Topics: Coming of Age, Drama, Road Movie
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: Spanish English Sub-Titles
Awards: 2007 56th International Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg (Audience Award)
2007 19 Festival In
Young Sofia finds a letter her mother had written before her recent death. Returned because the addressee was unknown, the letter leads Sofia on an adventure from Spain to the far south of Chile looking for answers. Audience Award winner, Manheim Film Festival.
DIRECTOR: Shawn Garry
Producer: Andrea Garry, Mauricio Arriagada
Editor: Francesc Sitges
Screenwriter: Trinidad Jimenez
Cinematographer: Pau Monràs
Music: Eduardo Caces
Principal Cast: Marta Etura, Carolina Varleta, Alejandro Botto
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Filmshark Intl
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