This is Cristina
Saturday, May 16th 7 PM PST
Cristina and Susana are best friends since high school. But now, when they are already over 30 years-old, they are receiving a wake-up call. Cristina just divorced and she is not prepared for her new spinsterhood; Susana is returning to live in her mother’s house. Because of a fight, they take distance of each other and now both, separated, will have to deal with a long list of selfish, self-centered and egotistical men around them.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR(S)
Gonzalo Maza is an award-winner Chilean screenwriter, director and producer. He wrote with director Sebastián Lelio four of his films: Navidad (2009) that premiered in Cannes Director’s Fortnight; El Año del Tigre (2011), an Official Competition at the Locarno Film Festival; Gloria (2013) and A Fantastic Woman (2017), winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Film in 2018. His work in this film got a Silver Bear for Best Screenplay, and Gloria also received a Platino Award (Ibero-American Academy Awards) for Best Screenplay. This is Cristina (2020) is his feature debut as director.