Killing Jesus

MATAR A JESÚS
KILLING JESUS

Laura Mora | Colombia-Argentina | 2017 | Fiction | 100min | NY PREMIERE

AMC LOEWS 34th St. April 12 @ 1:00PM
AMC LOEWS 34th St. April 16 @ 7:00PM


SYNOPSIS

This award-winning feature, tells the story of Lita who a few months after witnessing the murder of her father, crosses paths with a young man she believes to be his killer. Laura Mora’s sophomore feature is based on true events.
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En esta multipremiada historia, Lita se cruzan unos meses después de ser testigo del asesinato de su padre, con un joven que cree que es el asesino. El segundo largometraje de Laura Mora está basado en hechos reales.


FESTIVALS AND AWARDS
Festival Internacional de Cine de San Sebastián 2017
Special Mention of the New Directors Jury
EROSKI Award of the Young Jury
Special 60 years of the SIGNIS Jury Award
Special Mention of the Fedeora Prize


DIRECTOR

Laura Mora Laura Mora is a filmmaker from Medellín, Colombia. She directed the short films “Brotherhood” (2006) and “Salomé” (2012), as well as select episodes from the TV series Pablo Escobar: El Patrón del Mal (2012). Killing Jesus (2017) is her first feature.

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Laura Mora Laura Mora es una cineasta de Medellín, Colombia. Dirigió los cortometrajes “Brotherhood” (2006) y “Salomé” (2012), así como algunos episodios de la serie de televisión Pablo Escobar: El Patrón del Mal (2012). Matar a Jesús (2017) es su primer largometraje.