La Gloria


In the days following her suicide attempt, a queer lovelorn teen finds connection and solace with her Abuela through the secret language of dreams.

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Silverspot Cinema

Director Bio

Mary Evangelista was born in Manila, Philippines and grew up in San Francisco. She received her MFA from NYU Tisch School of the arts for writing and directing. Her short film, "Fran This Summer," has screened in over 20 festivals, including the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

Cast & Credits

  • Director(s)
    Mary Evangelista
  • Producer(s)
    Gia Rigola, Adanne Ebo, Apoorva Charan
  • Screenwriter(s)
    Stephanie Adam-Santos
  • Cinematographer(s)
    Lorena Duran
  • Cast
    Cris Gris, Michelle Badillo, Alma Adams, Marisilda Garcia, Juan Magana

Film Info

  • Year
  • Category
  • Original Title
    La Gloria
  • Country
    United States
  • Run-Time
    15 min
  • Language
    English, Spanish
  • Subtitles