Thunderbird Releasing Unveil the Trailer, Poster and Photos for Marcelo Martinessi’s Acclaimed Drama THE HEIRESSES
Ahead of its release in August, The Fan Carpet are pleased to present the Trailer, Poster and Photos for Marcelo Martinessi's THE HEIRESSES, courtesy of Thunderbird Releasing!
Chela and Chiquita, both descended from wealthy families in Asunción, Paraguay, have been together for over 30 years. But recently, their financial situation has worsened, and they begin to sell off their inherited possessions. When their debts lead to Chiquita being imprisoned on fraud charges, Chela is forced to face a new reality. Driving for the first time in years, she begins to provide a local taxi service to a group of elderly wealthy ladies.
As Chela settles into her new life, she encounters the much younger Angy, forging a fresh and invigorating new connection. Chela finally begins to break out of her shell and engage with the world, embarking on her own personal, intimate revolution. Written and directed by Paraguayan filmmaker Marcelo Martinessi, the film premiered in competition at the Berlin International Film Festival winning Silver Bear for Best Actress and the Alfred Bauer (Silver Bear) and FIPRESCI prizes for Best Film.
THE HEIRESSES HITS CINEMAS ON AUGUST 10