Film Details

El Salvador / 2017 / 84 min.
Directed by Arturo Menendez
Spanish w/ English Subtitles
Genre: Drama
Feature

Synopsis

This film-noirish take on William Shakespeare’s “Othello” focuses on Pablo, the son of a well-known lawyer involved in a case of corruption, and his objections to his father’s relationship to a much younger woman. Disgusted and envious, Pablo begins to weave a tangled web of lies, accusing his father’s young girlfriend of cheating on him. Pablo’s word will lead all parties involved into a maelstrom that will ultimately destroy them.

Esta adaptación con tintes noir del “Otello” de William Shakespeare se centra en Pablo, el hijo de un conocido abogado involucrado en un caso de corrupción, y su rechazo a la relación que su padre sostiene con una mujer mucho más joven. Disgustado y lleno de envidia, Pablo comienza a tejer una maraña de mentiras, acusando a la novia de su padre de engañarlo. La palabra de Pablo conducirá a todas las partes involucradas a una vorágine que finalmente los destruirá.