LA VIDA ES UN CARNAVAL

52:00
France
Documentary
2021

Director: Fernando Colin Roque
Screenwriter: Fernando Colin Roque
Producers: Edwina Liard, Nidia Santiago
Editing: Eric Mauger
Score: Sergio Gurrola, Fernando Colin Roque
Sound Design: Brice Kartmann

Production: Ikki Films
Co-production: Le Fresnoy

Screening formats: DCP, H264, ProRes
Spoken languages: French
Subtitles: English

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Synopsis

In a small rural Mexican community where traditions are strongly valued, a marginal LGBT group wants to organize for the first time a gay pride parade during the well-known and very special annual village carnival. A transgender movie star is called in to help them provoking a very unexpected showdown.

Festivals
(Premiere Statuses: WP – World, IP – International, NP – National, LP – Local)

Guanajuato International Film Festival (21-31/7/2022) – WP
DocsMX – Festival Internacional de Cine Documental de la Ciudad de Mexico (13-22/10/2022)
La Cabina – Festival Internacional de Mediometrajes (8-18/11/2022) – IP
Cuórum Morelia (28/11-3/12/2022)
DokFilm (20-24/4/2023) – NP

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