‘La Jaula de Oro’ presented by CINE VIVO Perth Independent Latino Film Festival
CINE VIVO presents a special screening of Mexican drama La Jaula de Oro / The Golden Dream, a piercing and poetic road movie that follows the fortunes of four Guatemalan teenagers on a dangerous journey across the Mexican border into America. This Cannes Film Festival award winner is the first feature film by director Diego Quemada-Díez.
Early Birds (until 13 April): $13 + booking fee
Adults: $18 + BF
Concession: $14 + BF
Juan, Sara, and Samuel, three teenagers from the slums of Guatemala, travel to the United States in search of a better life. On their journey through Mexico, they meet Chauk, an indigenous boy from Chiapas who doesn’t speak Spanish. Traveling together in freight trains and walking on railroad tracks, they will soon have to face an odyssey that will change their lives forever.
Length: 108 minutes
Language: Spanish with English subtitles