Antes que lleguen los zopilotes

Before the buzzards arrive

Mexican Feature

Country: Mexico
Year: 2023
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Runtime: 96 mins.

Tuza is a fisherwoman who inhabits a world of mysterious and simultaneous realities. Her peculiar fishing style plunges her into tragedy when her actions lead to Justino's death. Tormented, she is forced to embark with Luvina (Justino's wife) on a fascinating journey steeped in the style of Juan Rulfo. In the midst of an inhospitable and desolate landscape, they will try to find Justino’s body before the buzzards snatch it away, realizing that this journey is also about facing their desires and dealing with the overwhelming loneliness that surrounds them.

Jonás N. Díaz

With notable work on Mexican television and film, he has been acclaimed at festivals in the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Before the buzzards arrive makes a metaphorical exploration of social contrasts.

Director: Jonás N. Díaz
Cast María del Carmen Félix, Tsayamhall Esquivel, Francisco Pita
Cinematography: Rigel García
Production: Fernando Delgado, Mariana Ochoa, Jonathan Núñez, Rigel García
Screenplay: Jonás N. Díaz
Editing: Jonás N. Díaz
Music: Francesc Messeguer Lavín
Sound: Jesús Gutiérrez
Art Direction: Ileana Campos, Claudia Campos


13:00 (Horario CST)
Teatro del Bicentenario

San Miguel de Allende
18:30 (Horario CST)
Cinemex Luciérnaga | Sala 8

15:00 (Horario CST)
Teatro de la Ciudad