claudia and maria, roam the streets of the city of guatemala. claudia works at a call center and is uninterested in the world around her. she lives with
claudia and maria, roam the streets of the city of guatemala. claudia works at a call center and is uninterested in the world around her. she lives with her activist grandfather, who tries to persuade her to join his cause. maria unlike claudia, is more spontaneous and lives with her mother in the outskirts of the city. the chaotic streets are filled with common stories of abuse, unforgiving police officers, and charming secret corners. everything changes one night when they are attacked by three men. although they manage to escape, claudia is faced with the dilemma of choosing revenge or listening to her grandfather’s Advice. gunpowder heart is a realistic account of how claustrophobic it is to live in a patriarchal society where crimes against women go by unpunished.
drama / 2019 / 82min guatemala / spain director& writer camila urrutia producer inés nofuentes camera paolo girón editors izabel acevedo, inés nofuentes, delia márquez cast andrea henry, vanessa hernández, mauricio gonzález, danilo cardona language & subs es ov & en subs