The Crandell is pleased to present one of the first films to win a major prize in this new Awards Season. Identifying Features, a debut film by Fernanda Valdez of Mexico, not only won the Gotham Award for Best International Feature on January 11th but a year ago, when it premiered at Sundance, Identifying Features took home both the Audience and Screenplay Awards for Best International Dramatic Film.
“On every level, this is impressively accomplished cinema.” — Wendy Ide, Screen International
“Valadez signals her arrival as a young filmmaker, unapologetically both Mexican and female, with well-earned confidence in her artistic voice.” — Beandra July, Hollywood Reporter
Astrid Rondero, Fernanda Valadez
Mercedes Hernández, David Illescas, Juan Jesús Varela
Foprocine, Avanti Pictures, EnAguas Cine, Corpulenta Producciones, Nephilim Producciones