Las Hijas De Abril (April’s Daughters)

Las Hijas De Abril (April’s Daughters)

Seventeen-year-old Valeria, does not want to tell her long-absent mother about her pregnancy but due to the economic strain and overwhelming responsibility, her half-sister, Clara, decides to call their mother. April arrives almost immediately, and her maternal instinct is reignited.

Sponsored by The Embassy of Mexico

Title:

Las Hijas De Abril (April’s Daughters)

Director(s):

Michel Franco

Year of Release:

2017

Region:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish, with English subtitles

Type / Genre:

Narrative Feature

Runtime:

103 minutes

Rating:

16+

Showtimes:

Thu 20 Sep 2018, 8.45pm, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 8

Sun 23 Sep 2018, 6.00pm, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 7

Caribbean Premiere


About the Director(s):

Michel Franco

Michel Franco

Michel Franco is a Mexican film director and producer. He founded Lucía Films, where he wrote, directed and produced films like After Lucia, Chronic and April’s Daughter, which have respectively won prizes at the 2012, 2015 and 2017 Cannes Film Festival.

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