HOLY HILL (Santo Cerro)

Florida Premiere

DIRECTED BY Rodney Llaverias

Country: Dominican Republic
Language: Spanish
Subtitles: English
Original Title: Santo Cerro

Running Time: 12min
Film Year: 2017
Category: IMDbPro Shorts Competition

Nuns care for a group of boys in a small northern village in the Dominican Republic. In the peak of summer, a young nun’s curiosity collides with the sexual awakening of one of the boys, taking both on a tense and unexpected path.

This film screens as a collection of FIGHT LIKE A GIRL & MORE SHORT FILMS.


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Director: Rodney Llaverias
Producer: Fany de la Chica
Screenwriter: Fany de la Chica
Executive Producer: Rodney Llaverias

Music: Ann Streichman
Cinematographer: Armando Ortega
Editor: Theresa Hottel

Cast: Olga Valdez, Víctor Arcturus Estrella, Israel Guerrero, Elvira Grullón

Rodney Llaverias

Rodney Llaverias is a Dominican-American filmmaker. He resides in the city of New York where he writes, creates and develops projects but have found that most of his work till this day is inspired by the people and stories of his fellow Dominicans.