26.9. - 5.10.2019

Nora's Will Mexico 2008 | 92 min | OV | Colour | FF 2009

Mariana Chenillo

Mariana Chenillo, born in 1977, director and writer. “Nora’s Will” marks her feature film debut.

rated for 0 + years
Nora is preparing for death. Her ex-husband is to manage the funeral, the whole family is to gather at the table: her suicide is planned for the Passover feast. But her plan has weak points: the cemetery administration won’t bury suicides and the Passover celebrations will bring public life to a standstill. The plan mirrors the complex problem structures within Nora’s family – and then a found photograph leads to a finale full of surprises.


Orig. Title: Cinco días sin Nora
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Spanish
Section: Vitrina
Director: Mariana Chenillo
Screenplay: Mariana Chenillo
Cast: Fernando Luján, Cecilia Suárez, Verónica Langer, Enrique Arreola
Producer: Laura Imperiale
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Darío González Valderrama
Camera: Alberto Anaya
Set Designer: Alejandro García
Cutter: Óscar Figueroa, Mariana Chenillo
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Latinofusión, Parque de las Estrellas 2755,, Jardines del Bosque, 44510 Guadalajara, Mexico, Tel: +52 33 31 23 27 38, Fax: +52 33 36 47 37 14, email:,
Production: Cacerola Films


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