Cocina de herencia
Heritage from the Kitchen
Guanajuato Short Film
Runtime: 43 mins.
Casa Mercedes is considered the best avant-garde restaurant in Guanajuato, where the inheritance dishes are prepared by hand and by the same owners, the Cárdenas family whose priority is to please palates through the recipes with which they grew up. Heritage from the Kitchen is a documentary film that explores Guanajuato cuisine, contrasting traditional cuisine through the success stories and conflicts faced daily by chefs and traditional cooks.
Michael James Wright and Ashley Fell are co founders of Lanzando Lázaros and directors of several shorts like VÄR Airlines, AfroAscendente, Nuestra Señora de Guanajuato, and El Pastelito Más Triste. They were in charge of the local casting for Eisenstein en Guanajuato, directed by Peter Greenaway.
Michael James Wright, Ashley Fell
Cinematography: Ashley Fell, Michael Wright
Production: Michael James Wright, Ashley Fell, John Ian Wright
Screenplay: Fátima Alba, Vera Ruiz, Michael James Wright, Ashley Fell
Editing: Laura Zacanini, Ashley Fell
Music: Dante Ochoa
Sound: Carlo Olmos
Animation: Jorge Rojo