Dominga Sotomayor finished her filmmaking studies in 2007 and started production company Cinestación. Sotomayor and host Kiva Reardon discuss her latest film Tarde para morir joven and Sotomayor's use of time, place and sound in her film.
Tarde para morir jovenDominga Sotomayor IFFR 2019 110′
Coming-of-age story about three Chilean teenagers reflects the growing pains of Chile’s new democracy in the early 1990s.
Through the eyes of teenagers Sofia, Lucas and Clara, we see life in a Chilean commune in the summer of 1990, as the residents prepare to celebrate the new year. The experiences of the three teenagers reflect the growing pains of Chile’s new democracy, after almost two decades of military dictatorship.
Photo in header: Dominga Sotomayor