THE OTHER SIDE OF CINEMA
APRIL 3 - 9, 2014

Cristo rey

Production Company: 
Les Films de l'Astre
Producciones Linea Espiral
Productor: 
Joan Giacinti
Sergio Gobbi
Leo Proaño
Photography: 
Kika Ungaro
Edition: 
Angelica Salvador
Cast: 
Akari Endo
Yasser Michelén
James Saintil

Leticia Tonos Paniagua

Leticia Tonos Paniagua was born in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. She studied advertising at APEC University before working as a producer. She was the first Dominican woman to direct a feature film. Her feature debut was Love Child (11). Cristo Rey (13) is her follow-up. 

 

Original title: 
Cristo rey
Director: 
Leticia Tonos Paniagua
Country: 
República Dominicana/Francia/Haití
Year: 
2013
Language: 
Spanish
Subtitles: 
English
Duration: 
96 min

Screenings

Venue Day and Time
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 6 - Copa Airlines April 04 6:30 pm Comprar
Cinépolis Multiplaza Sala 5 April 09 3:00 pm Comprar
Guests: 
Leticia Tonos, Moisés Trinidad
Synopsis: 

A poignant study of crime, cultural tensions and migrant experience, this modern-day Romeo & Juliet story with a Caribbean twist is a fresh and honest look at the harsh realities that Haitians face in their neighboring country. It is also a timeless tale of forbidden love. 

(Rating: 14+)