The Chambermaid [La camarista]

La camarista

Directed By: Lila Avilés

March 2, 2018 / Spanish / 102 min

A young maid working in a luxurious Mexico City hotel spends long days performing dehumanizing tasks while yearning to create a better life. In her debut fiction feature, director Avilés reveals a world hidden in broad daylight pertaining to those whose struggles make possible other existences of comfort and ease.

For a preview of The Chambermaid with the IC directors, listen to the IC podcast “From the Booth” Episode 3.13 Winter 2020.

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  • 2020 Winter