After Lucia

Despues Lucia

Viernes –  Friday, April 4, 2014 – 6:00-8:00 pm

(México, 2012)
Director: Michel Franco (N/R – 93 min.)

The story, based on a mixture of several real cases, describes the relationship between Roberto and his 17 year old daughter, Alejandra. Roberto is depressed after his wife Lucía’s death at a road accident and decides to leave Puerto Vallarta and live in Mexico City. Alejandra tries to help him, but a very difficult situation arises for her at the new school: she is a victim of bullying and hostilities by her new mates. She decides “to take her mother’s place and does not say anything about her situation, so as to protect her father.