The Gold Mine

The Gold Mine  {La Mina de Oro}

The Gold Mine
La Mina de Oro
Mexico, 2010, 12 Minute Running Time
US Premiere
Topics: Crime, Latino, Thriller
Language: Spanish

Betina, a lonely spinster, meets what appears to be the man of her dreams online, and in the course of time he proposes to her. After quitting her job and selling her apartment, she makes the arduous trip to be with him. What awaits her is a wholly unexpected fate.

2010 SHORTFEST AWARD WINNER: Best of Festival Jury Award; Best Live Action Short under 15 minutes; Second Place - Cinema Without Borders Best International Film Award

DIRECTOR: Jacques Bonnavent
Producer: Hilda Soriano, Ana Graciela Ugalde
Editor: Alexis Rodil
Screenwriter: Jacques Bonnavent
Cinematographer: Ramon Orozco Stalteberg

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