9.05PM - SATURDAY 3RD MARCH
Director Issa López. Cast Paola Lara, Hanssel Casillas, Rodrigo Cortes. Mexico, 2017, Spanish with English subtitles, 1hr 23m.
UK PREMIERE - Thousands have been murdered or gone missing in the ongoing violent drug war in Mexico. The result is many orphaned children living on the streets caught in the unceasing cartel crossfire. In her third work of immense beauty, pain, fear and joy, writer/director Issa López tells the magical story of five such urchins making the best of their daily struggle to survive.