Miriam Lies

Screening Date: 
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Screening Location: 
Please register by November 5, 2020 at 3:00 pm - https://tinyurl.com/y3zqo4ne
Additional Info: 
You must be located within Pennsylvania to watch this film.
Runtime: 
1h 30m
Filmmaker/Director: 
Natalia Cabral, Oriol Estrada

 

Fiction / Dominican Republic & Spain / 2018

Miriam, a biracial teen in the Dominican Republic, prepares anxiously for a double quinceañera with her best friend, Jennifer. She has started talking to a new boy online, Jean-Louis, and while they've never met before, she plans to invite him to her quince. But Miriam panics when she discovers her new boyfriend is black. The film explores identity, racism, whitewashing, and teenage friendship and affection.

Language: Spanish