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Illiterate

Illiterate

Original Title: Las Analfabetas
Directors: Moisés Sepúlveda
Chile
Spanish with English Subtitles
73 min
Out-Look
New Directors Competition
Cinema of the Americas

Synopsis:
For fifty years, Ximena has managed to get by without being able to read. When Jackeline, a young unemployed teacher, unexpectedly comes into her life, Ximena’s isolation is disturbed. Jackeline’s efforts to teach Ximena how to read proves almost Herculean as they clash, but it soon becomes evident that the two women need each other in ways they could never predict. Two mesmerizing performances drive this intimate, engrossing chamber drama about learning and acceptance.

Links: Website

Producer: Fernando Bascuñán

Principal Cast: Ximena - Paulina GarciaJackeline - Valentina Muhr

Film Format: DCP

Show Times

Get your ticket here Director Moisés Sepúlveda, Screenwriter Pablo Paredes, and Producers Fernando Bascuñán and Pablo Egaña Scheduled to Attend
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Moisés Sepúlveda

Biography

Filmmaker, scriptwriter and professional magician. He has written and directed music videos, shorts, and TV series. He is currently working on his second film “Sed, la historia detrás del fraude”. Las analfabetas is his debut feature.

Screenplay: Pablo Paredes / Moisés Sepúlveda

Producer: Fernando Bascuñán

Editor: Rodrigo Fernández

Principal Cast: Ximena - Paulina GarciaJackeline - Valentina Muhr

Production Companies: Planta/Kine-imagenes/La Ventura/Provincianos Films

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