Gunpowder Heart

Claudia and Maria, roam the streets of the city of Guatemala. Claudia works at a call center and is uninterested in the world around her. She lives with her activist grandfather, who tries to persuade her to join his cause. Maria unlike Claudia, is more spontaneous and lives with her mother in the outskirts of the city. The chaotic streets are filled with common stories of abuse, unforgiving police officers, and charming secret corners. Everything changes one night when they are attacked by three men. Although they manage to escape, Claudia is faced with the dilemma of choosing revenge or listening to her grandfather’s advice.

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Camila Urrutia




Director: Camila Urrutia
Executive Producer: Inés Nofuentes
Producer: Inés Nofuentes
Screenwriter: Camila Urrutia
Cinematographer: Paolo Girón
Editor: Izabel Acevedo, Delia Márquez, Inés Nofuentes
Music: Paloma Peñarrubia
Principal Cast: Andrea Henry, Vanessa Hernández


Public Film Contact
Marta Hernando
Latido Films
Publicity Contact
Marta Hernando
Sales Agent
Latido Films
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2019
Premiere Status: North American Premiere
Genre: Drama, LGBTQ
Screening Section: Global
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: Guatemala, Spain
Language: Spanish
Runtime: 84 mins