GRAND JURY PRIZE BEST NARRATIVE FEATURE 2014 SLAMDANCE FILM FESTIVAL
Rezeta is a carefree 21 year old model. Born in Kosovo, she has traveled the world through modeling and chose Mexcio City as her new home. Rezeta’s partying lifestyle changes when she meets Alex, who is cleaning her trailer during a commercial shoot. Their undeniable chemistry causes their friendship to grow in to a complicated relationship. Rezeta has to either commit to Alex and Mexico City, or continue with her whimsical, jet-setting life. (Subtitled)
Gerardo Gatica With his documentary work, Fernando earned a Fulbright scholarship to pursue a masters degree at Columbia University where he has focused on screenwriting. Before starting his graduate program Fernando wrote and directed his debut feature film Rezeta. Fernando is currently based in New York while finishing his degree and preparing his second feature film. He works as a cinematographer and he recently directed half a season of a TV show in Mexico.
PRECEDED BY SHORT FILM
Australia, 2013, 10 mins, Color
Director: Jo-Anne Brechin
When a devoted wife and mother learns that her husband is leaving her down the line of a crackling payphone, her world falls down around her. And just as the depth of her husband’s infidelity is about to be revealed her credit runs out, the phone cuts off and she is left searching for answers, for reason, for hope. When her young disabled son appears with a coin to offer - a chance to call back, to keep searching - she discovers that here with her now is all that she was searching for.