Cleveland International Film Festival } April 7 – April 18, 2021 } Playhouse Square

Mateo's Story
(La Historia de Mateo)

 

Year: 2019
Country: USA, MEXICO
Run Time: 23 minutes

Mateo's Story

Best Documentary Short Award - Honorable Mention

"La Historia de Mateo" follows a family from Central America fleeing deadly gang violence with their two small children. When legally seeking asylum, one-year-old Mateo is separated from his father by U.S. immigration. Suddenly a journey to safety turns into a journey of trauma, fear and irreparable damage. Featuring Erika Pinheiro and Olivia Caceres.

CIFF44 Screenings

Tower City Cinemas

Friday, March 27, 2020 at 9:20 AM

Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 4:10 PM

Shorts Programs
Shorts Program 4
Shorts Jury Honorable Mention Program

Director

Director
Malona P. Badelt

Producer
Malona P. Badelt

Screenwriting
Malona P. Badelt

Cinematography
Veronica Cardenas, Malona P. Badelt

Editing
Malona P. Badelt

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