México | 2013 | 14 min | HD | Psychological Thriller | In Spanish with English subtitles

Two sisters have been evicted from their home. Older sister Lupe takes responsibility for the move while younger sister, Luz is under the spell of her boyfriend.

Paulina Gaitán as Luz in Hermanas.


March 2015 - Yale University - Council on Latin American & Iberian Studies, New Haven, CT
October 2014 - Urban World Film Festival, New York, NY
March 2014 - San Diego Latino Film Festival, San Diego, CA
October 2013 - Festival Internacional de Cine de Morelia, Morelia, México
September 2013 - 37º Festival des Films du Monde, Montreal, Canada
September 2013 - Festival Internacional de Cortometrajes Mexicanos (Short Shorts Film Festival) Mexico City
March 2013 - Boston Cinema Census @ The Brattle Theatre - Boston, MA

Vanessa Bauche
Paulina Gaitán
Everardo Arzate

Director/Writer/Producer: Cristina Kotz Cornejo
Producer: Priscila Amescua Méndez
Director of Photography: Santiago Sánchez
Production Designer: Carlos Benassini
Art Director: Claudio "Pache" Contreras
Editor: Cristina Kotz Cornejo
Music: Andy Kotz
Sound: Sergio Nequiz
Post-Production Sound & Color Correction: MODULUS STUDIOS

This project is supported in part by a Faculty Advancement Fund Grant from Emerson College.