Las Nadadoras de Villa Rosa (non-competition)

Directed by Josefina Recio
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Date/ Time: Saturday, April 22nd at 12:30pm at Richland Library
Sunday, April 23rd at 4:45pm
Runtime: 15 minutes
Genre: Narrative Short
Film Block: Oaxaca (non-competition)

Las Nadadoras de Villa Rosa tells the story of Laura, a young swimmer who comes of age in this visually stunning narrative short. With a pastel color scheme as innocent as its young heroine and symbolic, careful cinematography, this short portrays the bittersweet, enticing feeling that comes with one’s first discovery of sexuality and womanhood.

 

Buy Tickets: April 23rd at 4:45pm