CABEZA MADRE (MOTHER’S HEAD)
directed by Edouard Salier
Cuba/France, 2017, Spanish, 89 minutes
Sunday, April 15, 2018, 8:00 PM — Dad’s Garage
John, a first-generation American, travels to visit his estranged mother in her home country of Cuba for the first time in years. Upon his arrival John is shocked to learn that not only was his mother mixed up with a checkered group of criminals, but she has died in incredibly extreme circumstances. Desperately seeking answers, John will be forced to reckon with the realities of his mother's life and answer to his own responsibility in her fate.
Cast + Credits
Director: Edouard Salier
Cast: Clifton Collins Jr.
Writers: Edouard Salier & Mathieu Llorens
Cinematography: Daniel Fernandez-Abello
Editing: Julien Perrin
Producers: Charles-Marie Anthonioz, Mourad Belkeddar, Jean Duhamel, & Nicolas Lhermitte
Screens with short film:
Mi Tesoro (My Treasure) | directed by Michael Flores, El Salvador, 22:35
A cleaning woman steals a Salvadoran Civil War map and hunts for a treasure in the hopes of reuniting with her son.