Civic Prayer

Civic Prayer
Oración cívica

Mexico | 2019 | 16mm to digital | Color | 3 Min | Salvador Amores

WEDNESDAY 2 | CINEMEX PLAZA INSURGENTES 5 | 20:00 HRS | 126 min
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 29 | UNIVERSIDAD DE LA COMUNICACIÓN – FORO UC | 19:00 HRS | 126 min

Director: Salvador Amores
Screenplay: Salvador Amores
Producer: Salvador Amores
Cinematography: Salvador Amores
Editing: Salvador Amores
Production Company: Ríos de Nueva

Synopsis

"¡Qué fugaces, qué solos, 
qué iguales, Señor mío!"

- Enriqueta Ochoa

This roll of expired Eastman EXR 50D film was shot and edited (in camera) during the first -day of the presidential election- and second days of July 2018 at Héroes de Padierna, Juárez and Copilco Universidad neighborhoods of Mexico City.

Biography
Salvador Amores (León, 1995) is a member of the cooperative Ríos de Nueva (Ruinas tu reino, Toda la luz que podemos ver). He is a programmer of the film series "cineclub 15 asientos" held by the French Embassy of Mexico and works as a programming assistant at FICUNAM. As a critic, he has written for film festival catalogues and been part of workshops such as the Critics' Academy of the Locarno film Festival 2019.

Festivals
Black Canvas FCC –World Premiere– 2019, México