Buxton Film

Prayers for the Stolen rating-15

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From the producers of Roma, this powerful film tells a story of friendship, family and survival. It follows the lives of three girls in the rural Mexican village of Guerrero, which is dominated by the violent presence of the local drug trade and the threat of human trafficking. Told from a unique child’s eye perspective, the film addresses the increasing issues surrounding Mexico’s “disappeared”. Mexico’s official submission for Best International Feature Film at the Oscars. 

This film is programmed by Buxton Film and features no trailers. 

Cast: Ana Cristina Ordóñez González, Marya Membreño, Marya Batalla
Director: Tatiana Huezo

“Tender and heart-rending”

★ ★ ★ ★ Guardian
  • Duration: 110 mins
  • Rating: rating-15
  • Price: £5 (Students/Children £1)