Matryoshka

Matryoshka

Jorge Forero
Ana is back home for the weekend where she gathers with her grandmother, her mother, and a big family secret that emerges, a burden which has bothered them for generations
Jorge Forero (born 1981) is a Colombian director, producer, and founder of Marginal Cine and Burning Blue. His feature film "Violencia" premiered at the 2015 Berlinale Forum and won Best Film at the Huelva Festival. Forero directed a segment of the collective short film "Adentro," created by six Latin American directors during the pandemic. He also helmed the short films "Uno de esos días" and "Sometamos o matemos," along with the documentary "En el fondo del pozo.". Additionally, he has produced or co-produced several feature films, including "La Tierra y la Sombra," which won the Camera d'Or at Cannes in 2015, and "Siete Cabezas," featured at Sitges in 2018. "Matrioshka" marks his second directorial feature.

26 Shanghai International Film Festival 2024 – Official Selection “The Belt and the Road Film Week” / World Premiere (China)

  • Original title Matrioshka
  • Director Jorge Forero
  • Duration 89
  • Production year 2024
  • Theme Women
  • Category Feature Film
  • Subcategory Fiction
  • Gender Drama
  • Nationality Colombia
  • Producer Marginal Cine, Blond Indian Films
  • Dialogue language Spanish
  • Subtitle language English
  • Intérpretes Vicky Hernández, Ana María Sánchez, Alma Rodríguez