Las Herederas

The Heiresses
Director
Marcelo Martinessi
Country
Paraguay, Germany, Brazil, Uruguay, Norway
Year
2018
Genre
Fiction
Scriptwriters
Marcelo Martinessi
Cast
Patricia Abente, Margarita Irun, Ana Ivanova Villagra
Production
Pandora Film Produktion – Germany, Esquina Producoes Artisticas Ltda. – Brazil, Mutante Cine – Uruguay
http://www.torinofilmlab.it/projects/27-the-heiresses

Storyline

Asuncion, Paraguay. 2012. The Heiresses is the story of a woman of prosperous social background. She had inherited enough money to live comfortably. But at 60 years old she realizes that her inherited money is gone. This new reality alters the balance in which she has been living and forces her to transform a world that until then had seemed motionless.

Festivals & Academy awards and others

Berlin International Film Festival 2018
Competition
First Feature
Silver Bear to Best Actress (Ana Brun) - Winner
Alfred Bauer Award (Winner)
Competition Fipresci Award (Winner)
TeddyAward 'Mannschaft Readers
Vilnius International Film Festival 2018
San Sebastián International Film Festival 2018
Horizontes Latinos
Sebastiane Award