CGiiilogo

Latest Shorts...

  • Lime
  • Latin Boys (The)
  • I am yet to make you a love song
  • Unicorn
  • Adam and Steve
  • Israeli Boys (The)
  • Leave of Absence
  • Stav
  • Three: Shlosha
  • Other Black Boys
  • Heat (The)
  • 2064
  • Naughty Amelia Jane
  • Sex
  • Dirt Between My Fingers (The)
  • Mandem
  • Metamorphosis
  • Feeling Flush
  • Boy and the Balloon (The)
  • Three Centimetres
  • Pompeii
  • How I Came Out
  • BEYOND There's always a black issue Dear
  • Catch the Light
  • Stray Dogs Come Out at Night
  • Jesse Jams
  • Boys on Film 1-20
  • Diane Linkletter Story (The)
  • Miss Man
  • Room for Two
  • See You Soon
  • Sleeping Longing
  • Passing (The)
  • Scene (The)
  • Lone Wolf
  • Terminally in Love
  • New Queer Visions 1 - 3
  • Who Can Predict What Will Move You
  • Leo & Alex in the Middle of the 21st Century
  • Lovestreams

Gloria

Country: Mexico, Language: Spanish, 17 mins

  • Director: Luis Hernández de la Peña
  • Writer: Luis Hernández de la Peña
  • Producer: Chon Alatorre

CGiii Comment

Beautiful cinematography...
 
A story with some smart twists and turns...it's all very composed and lowkey. Clever direction.
 
If ever a short film was meant to be made into a feature - this is it!
 


Watch...

Gloria (2015) from Luis Hernández de la Peña on Vimeo.

The(ir) Blurb...

Amidst the complex Mexico City, a man drives a public transport bus during daytime and works the night shift impersonating Mexican songstresses in a drag cabaret.

Cast & Characters

Adrian Aguirre as Jose Maria;
Coral Bonelli as Xaviera;
Moises Cardez as Supervisor;
Monica del Carmen as Esposa;
Oliver Estrella as Hijo;
Fernando Garcia Ortega as Xaviera;
Romina Padron as Hija;
Sostenes Rojas as Victory