Felipe Holguin

Colombia, Drama, 2009
13 min, 16mm, Color
Spanish with English subtitles


Ramon is a 10 year-old boy living with his mother, Mayi, in a poor neighborhood of Cartagena, Colombia. He dreams of becoming a great soccer player just like his father, whom he has never met. But Mayi is against this dream, believing she will end up alone and abandoned by Ramon, just as she was by Ramon's father. The situation becomes complicated in the lead-up to an important match for Ramon.


Austin Premiere


Producer: Maria Teresa Gaviria
Production Companies: Cumbia Films
Screenwriter: Felipe Holguin
Cinematographer: Alex Khudokon
Editor: Firasz Akkach
Sound Design: Juan Daniel Caro
Music: Systema Solar
Cast: Andres Castelar, Alberto Borja, Marta Melendez
Print Source: Maria Teresa Gaviria - Cumbia Films, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



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