EMPTINESS

Paul Venegas - Dramatic Thriller. 92' - Busan, Bafici Award, Oscar's Candidate Ecuador

2020

Ecuador, Uruguay

Thriller, Drama

92'

SYNOPSIS

LEI and WONG arrive clandestinely in Ecuador. She has only one objective, to reach New York. In contrast, he longs to bring his son from China. But their fate is in the hands of CHANG, a bipolar gangster who becomes obsessed with her and will set them at a crossroad. Together they will fight for their freedom.

EMPTINESS portrays the emotional experience of the migrant in search of their dreams and their struggle to preserve their dignity.

FESTIVALS

FESTIVALS:

Guayaquil International Film Festival; 

Busan Official Selection; 

Chicago Latin  Film Festival

Osaka Film Festival

Cine Ceara


AWARDS:

Best Latin American Film - BAFICI 2021

Best Film, Guayaquil International Film Festival

Ecuador Candidate to the Oscars

Candidate   to Best Fiction Film, Platino Awards