Abrázame como antes
Title: Abrázame como antes
Director: Jurgen Ureña
Script: Jurgen Ureña
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2016

Veronica, a transgender prostitute in San José, Costa Rica, takes into her home a young homeless whom one of her clients hits with his car. More than an act of charity, her caring for him seems one of near desperation — an attempt to form a family.

Film Festivals & Awards

  • Costa Rica 2016 | Best National and Central American Feature Film Award
  • Buenos Aires 2017 | Official Selection — Panorama Section
  • Cape Town 2017 | Official Selection
  • Guayaquil 2017 | Official Selection | Best Actress Award
  • Icaro Guatemala 2017 | Official Selection — Central American Section
  • Inside Out—Toronto LGBT 2017 | Official Selection
  • Panama 2017 | Official Selection