Clip – Cannes Entry – ‘Heli’ (Amat Escalante)

HeliHELI is the 3rd film from Amat Escalante behind LOS BASTARDOS and SANGRE. It’s lined up to show at this years Cannes Film Festival and the film makers have released this exclusive clip from the film.

Synopsis: Starring Armando Espitia, Andrea Vergara, Linda Gonzalez and Juan Eduardo Palacios, the story centers on Estela, a 12-year-old girl who falls in love with a young police cadet, with the pair planning to run away and get married. But the violence in the region is a hurdle they will have to overcome. And as you can see in this exclusive clip from the film, “Heli” promises some evocative imagery to go with its story. – Kevin Jagernauth.