ARTEMIO

ARTEMIO. Sandra Luz López Barroso (México). 2017. 50min.

Artemio was born in North Carolina, U.S.A. Now he lives in a small town in la Costa Chica in Guerrero with his mother and his new family. Despite his Mexican roots, he doesn’t feel a part of it. The film depicts a reality where the distance from those they left behind will come to life in every phone call.

Artemio nació en Carolina del Norte, Estados Unidos. Ahora él vive en un pequeño pueblo en la cosata chica en Guerrero con su madre y su nueva familia. A pesar de sus raíces mexicanas, Artemio no se siente parte de México. La película representa una realidad en donde la distancia de aquellos a quienes se deja atrás cobrara vida en cada llamada telefónica.

Spanish with English subtitles.

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