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The Amazing Catfish / Los insólitos peces gato

Claudia Sainte-Luce Director: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Cast list: Ximena Ayala, Lisa Owen, Sonia Franco, Wendy Guillén, Andrea Baeza, Alejando Ramírez Muñoz
Screenplay: Claudia Sainte-Luce
Director of Photography: Agnès Godard
Editor: Santiago Ricci
Music: Madame Recamier
Producer: Geminiano Pineda
Distribution: Pyramide Films
Rights: Pyramide Films
Country: Mexico
Year: 2013
Running time: 95
Presentation format: 2k digital
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: Czech, English
Movie synopsis: Claudia, a young woman who works in a supermarket, is hospitalised one day with suspected appendicitis. The bed next to her is occupied by Martha, a middle-aged single mother of four, who suffers from a serious illness. Both women get close each other during their stay in the hospital and Claudia eventually starts to work for Martha as her nurse. Gradually, their relationship surpasses professional boundaries and Claudia becomes an important part of the family. Claudie Sainte-Luce's feature debut was awarded for example at festivals in Locarno and Toronto. The person behind the camera was Agnès Godard, a long-time coworker of Claire Denis.
Awards and Nominations: Locarno IFF (2013) – Junior Jury Award * Toronto IFF (2013) – FIPRESCI Award (Discovery of the Year)
 

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Screenings
25.03.2014 / 18:45 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 3, Impuls     buy ticket
27.03.2014 / 21:15 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 3, Impuls     buy ticket
28.03.2014 / 16:15 Praha |CineStar Anděl, # 3, Impuls     buy ticket
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