Prayers for the Stolen (2021)
Directed by Tatiana Huezo
Genres - Drama | Sub-Genres - Coming-of-Age, Rural Drama | Release Date - Nov 17, 2021 (USA - Limited) | Run Time - 110 min. | Countries - Argentina, Brazil, Switzerland, Germany, Mexico, United States | MPAA Rating - R
Synopsis by Maggie Sadler
At the heart of Mexico's wild spaces, three young girls find refuge amongst the abandoned homesteads on the mountainside. As the girls face the onset of adolescence and the unique challenges of growing up in their traditional community, they navigate the unknown complexities of womanhood through imaginative play and their close, intimate bonds with one another. Based on the novel by Jennifer Clement. Written and directed by Tatiana Huezo. Alejandra Camacho, Marya Membreño, and Giselle Barrera Sánchez co-star.
cartel, child-abuse, refuge, sex-trafficking, survival, village