MATAR A JESÚS

(KILLING JESUS)

YEAR:

2017

COUNTRIES:

Colombia, Argentina

DIRECTOR:

Laura Mora

CAST:

Natasha Jaramillo, Giovanny Rodríguez, Camilo Escobar

LENGTH:

95 Min

LANGUAGE:

OmeU (Spanish with English Subtitles)

SYNOPSIS

Paula, a young Colombian student, witnesses the cold-blooded murder of her father. After suffering the police’s ineffectiveness, she accidentally encounters the hitman responsible for the job. Driven by anger, frustration and pain, revenge seems to be her only possible choice. Inspired by true events.

TRAILER

SCREENINGS

Saturday 16.03.2019     Babylon 1    22:00 h

Sunday 17.03.2019        Babylon 2    20:00 h

ABOUT THE DIRECTOR

Laura Mora

Laura Mora was born in Medellín, Colombia in 1981. She graduated from film school in Melbourne, Australia. Whilst there, she directed two award-winning short films: West and Brotherhood. In 2012, she went on to direct next to Colombia´s top director Carlos Moreno, more than 35 episodes of the award winning TV series Pablo Escobar, The Drug Lord (2012) about the life of the infamous drug lord. Killing Jesus (2017) is her debut feature film. (Cairo International Film Festival 2017, catalogue).