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San Diego Latino Film Festival

The Amazing Catfish

Los insólitos peces gato

Directed by Claudia Sainte-Luce

Mexico Today / Mexico / 2013 / Coming-of-age / 89 mins / Spanish with English subtitles / Color / DCP / San Diego Premiere

The Amazing Catfish

UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas Hazard Center
March 16, 2014 8:30 pm

The Amazing Catfish

UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas Hazard Center
March 19, 2014 9:15 pm

The Amazing Catfish

Digital Gym Cinema
March 21, 2014 6:15 pm

Description

In this charming debut from director Claudia Sainte-Luce, a lonely woman named Claudia (Ximena Ayala) meets ailing matriarch Martha (Lisa Owen) in a hospital room they are both sharing. This chance encounter changes both of their lives forever, acting as the beginning to a road trip involving Claudia, Martha, and her four children. Together, this group of Guadalajara residents will form a makeshift family that is uniquely progressive. This wonderful comedy has been a hit at festivals from Toronto to Locarno.

Credits

writer: Claudia Sainte-Luce
cast: Ximena Ayala, Sonia Franco

Dates & Times

The Amazing Catfish

UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas Hazard Center
March 16, 2014 8:30 pm

The Amazing Catfish

UltraStar Mission Valley Cinemas Hazard Center
March 19, 2014 9:15 pm

The Amazing Catfish

Digital Gym Cinema
March 21, 2014 6:15 pm