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THE LETTER

Writer/ Director/ Editor - Jazmin Aguilar
Director of Photography - Joshua Cristales
Production Designer - Jonathan Villalobos

12-year-old Marcela finds an airmail letter that she suspects may be from her absent father, who left Mexico to go to The United States. Her brother Rogelio, betrayed by his father’s absence takes the letter from Marcela. In order to learn more about her father, she must convince Rogelio she is ready to read what’s inside the letter. To prove this, Marcela shows him her secret scrapbook containing naïve scenarios and clues to her father’s silence.

 

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In Development (2020)

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