A Mexican feature film and a short film will be present at the Berlin Film Festival

Film festivals

2022 begins with major film festivals, including that of Berlin, where two Mexican works will be in competition.

The Berlin Film Festival will modify its activities for this 2022. (Photo: Getty Images)

The Berlin Film Festival will modify its activities for this 2022. (Photo: Getty Images)Elie Léonard Salazar

with restriction, the International Film Festival of Berlin It will take place from February 10 to 20. Forced to readjust the schedule of activities due to a health emergency due to covid-19, the organizers have taken measures such as capacity limitations, the requirement of the Covid passport and the reduction of content. In this context there is also good news and this strictly concerns Mexican films.

After a good year 2021 for Mexican cinema, which also stands out internationally, This year 2022 begins with encouraging forecasts for the national cinematographic level to continue to show itself. And the Berlinale will be no exception as a showcase.

In this edition, there will be two works: a feature film and a short film. After making a strong impression at the Morelia International Film Festival (FICM) last year with the course of the sun, director Claudia Sainte-Luce will take part in Berlin with her film the kingdom of God, film which approaches the relation of a child with his grandmother from a doubt that the child has on the idea of ​​feeling God before making the first communion.

Another filmmaker present with his work, Cris Gris will present his short film soul and peace, seen at FICM in 2021. In this work, she captures the story of a girl struggling to maintain a connection with her deceased mother just as her sister bursts into her life with a change of plans.

In this way it is also reaffirmed that they are the women who are repositioning mexican cinema thanks to his vision and his work to tell stories on screen from different fields.

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