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The Island of the Dolls

No Premiere
Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 11:30am
Run Time: 
19 minutes
This intensely emotional untold story explores the life of a teenager, Xóchitl. After discovering that her boyfriend is cheating, she makes a drastic decision that will take her to suffer traumatic experiences and to do things that she never imagined.
Directed by: 
Julio César Padilla
Produced by: 
Julio César Padilla
Written by: 
Julio César Padilla
Main Cast: 
Estephany Hernández & Patricia Meneses
Julio César Padilla
About the Director(s): 

Julio César Padilla is an Ecuadorian American film director, writer, and producer. His most recent work, “The Island of the Dolls,” is out for film festivals and it has received four awards so far. He is currently developing a feature-length documentary “Lambs of the Moon” while editing another short documentary "Little Warriors" 2022. Julio studied MFA in Cinema at DePaul University in Chicago where he graduated in 2020 with highest distinction.