Film Details

Ecuador / USA / 2016 / 86 min.
Directed by Leonard Zelig
English & Spanish w/ English Subtitles
Genre: Drama
Feature

Synopsis

Diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer, Rubén (Roberto Manrique from the Telemundo mini-series “Without Breasts There Is Paradise”) has three months to live or, if he undergoes treatment, a year and a half. He decides to end his life with dignity, leaving no loose ends behind. His journey will be emotionally intense and deeply personal but not without its joys. Director Leonardo Gutiérrez Leal (who signs his films as Leonard Zelig after the Woody Allen character) celebrates the meaning of seizing the moment in his second feature film.

Diagnosticado con cáncer terminal de páncreas, Rubén (Roberto Manrique de la miniserie de Telemundo “Sin senos sí hay paraíso”) tiene tres meses de vida, o si se somete a tratamiento, un año y medio. Rubén decide terminar su vida con dignidad, sin dejar cabos sueltos. Su viaje será uno emocionalmente intenso y profundamente personal, pero no sin sus alegrías. El director Leonardo Gutiérrez Leal (quien firma sus películas como Leonard Zelig en honor al personaje de Woody Allen) celebra el significado de vivir el momento en éste su segundo largometraje.