Eve, a young chambermaid at a luxurious Mexico City hotel, confronts the monotony of long workdays with quiet examinations of forgotten belongings as well as budding friendships that nourish her newfound and determined dream for a better life. A.O. Scott called director Lila Aviles’s debut a “miraculous first feature.” Played at New Directors/New Films and Toronto.
Directed by Lila Aviles; Written by Lila Aviles and Juan Marques; 2019; Courtesy of Kino Lorber; Drama; Mexico; In Spanish with English subtitles; Cast: Gabriela Cartol, Teresa Sanchez, Augustina Quinici. Runtime: 102 min.
Lila Avilés, Juan Carlos Marquéz
Gabriela Cartol, Teresa Sánchez
Spanish (with English subtitles)