Olvidadas / Neglected

Olvidadas / Neglected Short Film

Mexico, 2016, Run Time: 12 Minutes, Genre: Social

Date

Saturday, September 16th, 2017

Showtime

11:00 AM

Still in the year 2017, in so many countries around the world, kids and girls are sold by their own family, even knowing the unhappy future that wait for them. This is the story of Carmen, a teenager who decide to scape her situation at any price. Lose everything, to win everything. ​This film was created with the intention of showing a sad reality that we have now days and all people must to know about it and fight for a better world for all of us.


Aún en el año 2017, en muchos países alrededor del mundo, niñas y adolescentes son vendidas como mercancía por su propia familia, aun sabiendo del terrible futuro que les espera. “Olvidadas” cuenta la historia de Carmen, una adolescente que decide escapar de su realidad a toda costa, no sin antes llevarse consigo a Alondra, su pequeña hermana. Perderlo todo, para ganarlo todo.

 

Also showing:
Voces acalladas / Voices Beyond the Wall
Full Feature Film, Honduras, 2017, Run Time: 120 Minutes, Genre: Documentary

  • Director: Pamela Velázquez (In attendance)
  • Language: Spanish with English Subtitles
  • Awards: Best Short film Australia Viva Mexico Film Festival, Australia, International Youth Creativity Award Nasser Bin Hamad, Baharein
  • Tags: Shorts

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