Sam

Sam

Sam is a young transgender man in Puerto Rico, where the trans community is still a subject of discrimination and prejudice. After several failed attempts to secure a job, Sam is forced to confront a life-changing decision and choose what aspects of himself he’s willing to sacrifice in order to survive.

Title:

Sam

Director(s):

Stephanie Camacho Casillas

Year of Release:

2018

Region:

Puerto Rico

Language:

Spanish, with English subtitles

Type / Genre:

Narrative Short

Runtime:

10 minutes

Rating:

16+

Showtimes:

Sun 23 Sep 2018, 1.00pm, MovieTowne, POS - Screen 8

T+T Premiere


About the Director(s):

Stephanie Camacho Casillas

Stephanie Camacho Casillas

Stephanie Camacho Casillas graduated from Atlantic University College with a Bachelor’s degree in Digital Cinematography. Following her career passions, Camacho-Casillas has been working on different artistic venues including video, digital photography and graphic design. Her short film projects have also been acknowledged and awarded in prestigious local and international competitions. In addition, Camacho-Casillas has delivered photojournalism workshops and has worked in television programs like D’Tras de la Fama (Behind Fame) in MegaTV studios as Director of Photography.

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