LA RAFAGA (THE GUST)

USA, 2019 – COMPETITION SHORT

WRITER/DIR: Edgar García
PRODS: Luisa Buitrago and Vanessa Tamayo from La Malicia Films, Miguel Muñoz Ojeda, Aida Belen Rivera and Edgar García for Diazoma Media
CAST: Héctor Enrique Rodriguez, Jafet Ortiz, Guillermo Díaz, Jaffette Rolón, Edgar García

Weeks after Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico, a lonely middle-aged man finds himself obsessing with his neighbor, a young closeted and tormented athlete who insistently pursues his attention. The movie deals with fragility issues of living in a forgotten paradise, in the world’s oldest colony, still half-torn, half-supported, with half-citizens, half-gods, and half-demons.

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