April’s Daughter

Original title Las Hijas de Abril
English title April’s Daughter
Director Michel Franco

The Mexican director was born in 1979.
Other films / Filmography 2009 Daniel and Ana
2012 After Lucía
2015 Los Ojos
2015 Chronic
Country of production Mexico
Producer Michel Franco,
Lorenzo Vigas,
Moisés Zonana
Production company: Lucía Films
Year of production 2017
Screenwriter Michel Franco
Cinematographer Yves Cape
Film editor Jorge Weisz,
Michel Franco
Running time 103 min
Distributor mk2 Films
Cast Emma Suárez,
Ana Valeria Becerril,
Enrique Arrizon,
Joanna Larequi
Synopsis 17 year-old Valeria is pregnant by her teenage boyfriend, but she hasn't informed her absent mother, April. When her sister Clara goes behind her back and calls April, their mother arrives full of concern, support and tenderness. But once the baby is born, it soon becomes clear why Valeria wanted to keep April as far away as possible. Winner of the ‘Un Certain Regard’ in Cannes.
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