THE OTHER SIDE OF CINEMA
APRIL 3 - 9, 2014

Bad Hair

Production Company: 
Sudaca Films
Productor: 
Marite Ugas
Photography: 
Micaela Cajahuaringa
Edition: 
Marite Ugas
Music: 
Camilo Froideval
Cast: 
Samuel Lange
Samantha Castillo
Nelly Ramos

Mariana Rondón

Mariana Rondón was born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela. She studied animation and video art in Paris and cinema at Cuba’s Escuela Internacional de Cine y Televisión. Her films include A la media noche y media (99), co-directed with Marité Ugás, Postcards From Leningrad (07), and Bad Hair (13). 

 

Original title: 
Pelo malo
Director: 
Mariana Rondón
Country: 
Venezuela
Year: 
2013
Language: 
Spanish
Subtitles: 
English
Duration: 
93 min

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Teatro Nacional - Sala MasterCard April 07 5:30 pm Comprar
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 8 April 08 7:30 pm Comprar
Guests: 
Samantha Castillo
Synopsis: 

A nine-year-old boy’s preening obsession with straightening his hair elicits a tidal wave of homophobic panic in his hard-working mother in this tender but clear-eyed coming-of-age tale from Venezuelan writer-director Mariana Rondón. 

(Rating: All audiences)