Cinemaissí Community Presents

One from the south, one from the north. When the balance between love, consent and empowerment in a couple is disturbed, something’s is bound to break, literally.

Lemebel

Writer, Visual Artist and pioneer of the Queer movement in Latin America,
Pedro Lemebel shook up conservative Chilean society during Pinochet’sdictatorship in the 1980s.

A primeira morte de Joana

Late summer of 2007, South of Brazil. Joana, 13, wants to find out why her great-aunt Rosa died at 70 without ever having dated anyone. Encouraged by her friend Carolina, Joana starts an investigation about Rosa’s past.

El Príncipe

Jaime, a narcissist 20 year old,
kills with a knife with no apparent reason a guy known as The Gypsy, his till then admirable
friend. Sentenced to prison, he will meet The Stallion, an older and respected man in whom
Jaime will find protection. Jaime will become The Prince and will learn about love and loyalty with The Stallion.