LA ABUELA DEL AÑO
GRANNY OF THE YEAR
Olivia Luengas | Mexico | Documentary | 2019 | 15min
María, 78 years old, wins a beauty contest. After fulfilling her reign as ambassador of the town’s grannies, she must now prepare her farewell speech.
Olivia Luengas is a director and DOP, graduate of Audiovisual Arts from the U de G. She as worked as DOP on projects such as Maripepa and The Naptime. For Away from Meaning, her first film, she received the Tribeca Latin America Fund and the support of Grodman Foundation UDG-USA and the Star Prize in the Havana Film Festival in NY. She currently heads Phonocular, a documentary production and post-production studio.