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by Amat Escalante


Estela is a 12 year old girl who has just fallen crazy in love with a young police cadet who wants to run away with her and get married. Trying to achieve this dream, her family will have to live the violence that is devastating the region.

international title: Heli
original title: Heli
country: Mexico, Germany, Netherlands, France
sales agent: Le Pacte, NDM (MX)
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Amat Escalante
film run: 105'
release date: RO 08/11/2013, FR 09/04/2014, NL 24/07/2014
screenplay: Amat Escalante
cast: Armando Espitia, Linda González, Juan Eduardo Palacios, Andrea Vergara
cinematography by: Lorenzo Hagerman
film editing: Natalia López
art director: Daniela Schneider
producer: Jaime Romandia
co-producer: Carlos Reygadas, Amat Escalante
production: Lemming Film, unafilm, Le Pacte, Mantarraya Producciones (MX), Tres Tunas (MX), No Dream Cinema (MX)
distributor: Le Pacte, Pa-Dora d.o.o., Fivia d.o.o., Asociatia Culturala Macondo, Njutafilms, temperclayfilm, Amstelfilm
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main awards/selection

Cannes 2013In competition, Best Director
Munich International Film Festival 2013
Karlovy Vary Film Festival 2013
New Horizons Film Festival 2013
Sarajevo Film Festival 2013
Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival 2013
Latin Beat Film Festival (Japan) 2013
London Film Festival 2013
Chicago International Film Festival 2013
Stockholm International Film Festival 2013
Cork International Film Festival 2013
AFI Fest 2013
Auteur Film Festival, Belgrade 2013

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