[ The Invisible ]
1hr 25m I In competition I Spanish (English subtitles)
Directed by Javier Andrade
When Luisa, 45, returns from a psychiatric clinic after a bout of severe postpartum depression, she enters a new confinement in her dazzling home, surrounded by family members and a brigade of servants who expect her struggles to remain invisible. Unable to continue playing the role of the perfect housewife, Luisa’s only escape is to waltz elegantly into madness.
NOVEMBER 6TH @ 7:00PM
BARRYMORE FILM CENTER
153 E. Main Street, Fort Lee, NJ
Q + A INVITADO JAVIER ANDRADE
El siguiente cortometraje se proyectará antes del largometraje. [ The following short film will be screened before the feature film. ]
NANIA 1988 (10m) pictured below
Javier is an Ecuadorian director who works in documentary and fiction films. His first fiction film, Porcelain Horse, received awards at several film festivals around the world and was submitted by Ecuador to the Academy Awards in 2014.
Lo invisible is his second fiction film. He is currently planning the film, Julio, about Ecuadorian singer Julio Jaramillo, and Loretta Young and the Monsters, a refreshing look at the body horror genre.
In May 2019, he made his debut as theater director in Ecuador with a re-imagining of David Mamet’s play, Oleanna.