LIBERTY

SHORT FILM, 2019

Best friends Milagros (Loggy) and Alex have been neighbors their entire lives in Miami’s redeveloping Liberty Square. Loggy detaches when she learns that Alex is being displaced and relocated to another community. The two are chosen to dance together at the community’s groundbreaking ceremony but their plans are derailed when the memorial of Milagro’s slain mother is confiscated. The integrity of their friendship is tested as they search for its whereabouts.

GENRE

Drama, Coming of Age

FESTIVALS / Official Selections

  • Berlinale – Generation (2019) – World Premiere
    • Winner of the Special Prize – Generation 14plus
  • Miami Film Festival (2019) – North American Premiere
    • Winner Knight Made in MIA Award
  • SXSW (2019), Austin, TX
    • Winner Grand Jury Prize
  • Aspen Film Festival (2019), Aspen, CO
  • Atlanta Film Festival (2019), Atlanta, GA
  • Florida Film Festival (2019), Orlando, FL