FICG in LA 2015 | Catalogue - page 47

ANGÉLICA, después de diez años en Nueva York, regresa
a Puerto Rico cuando su padre, sufre un derrame cerebral.
El regreso obliga a Angélica a reevaluar la relación con sus
familiares racistas. Ella se da cuenta que no sabe quién es y lo
que va descubriendo no le gusta. Angélica tiene que decidir
si regresa a su vida anterior, insatisfecha, pero segura, o se
aventura a redescubriese como mujer independiente, y mulata.
ANGELICA, after being away from Puerto Rico for ten years, is
forced to return when her father suffers a stroke. This forces
Angelica to re-evaluate her relationship with her racist family.
She has to face herself and discover that she does not know who
she is. She has to either return to her previous life, dissatisfied
but secure, or set on a path to rediscover herself as a strong
independent woman.
Tiene una maestría en cine de New School. Participo
en IFP Project Involve, Talent Campus Guadalajara,
y becada al Seminario Tareula III de Miami. Sus
cortos Rosa y Lazos participaron en varios festivales
internacionales tales como Festival Tous Courts,
Festival Cine Huesca, Festival de Cine de Cartagena,
Festival de Cine Guadalajara. Su largometraje, Angélica
recibio apoyo de Programa IBERMEDIA.
Marisol is a filmmaker and painter with a Master from New School. She’s participated
in IFP Projects Involve, Talent Campus Guadalajara and Tareula III Seminar, Miami. Her
short films Rosa and Lazos premiered at various international film festival like Festival
Tous Courts, Huesca Film Festival, Cartagena Film Festival, and Guadalajara International
Film Festival. Her feature film Angelica received grants from Programa Ibermedia.
M A R I SOL GOME Z- MOUA K AD
ANG EL I C A
Work in Progress
Puerto Rico - USA · Work in Progress · 95’
Director · Director
Marisol Gomez-Mouakad
Productor · Producer
Marisol Gomez
Contacto · Contact
Marisol Gomez
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