MY HEART CAN'T BEAT UNLESS YOU TELL IT TO

de Jonathan Cuartas

Synopsis

Dwight and Jessie are at odds over caring for their frail and sickly younger brother Thomas, who can only live on human blood. It's hard for Dwight to understand that in order for their brother to live, they must leave behind a trail of dead bodies, but when he starts to distance himself from his family, the relentless Jessie will do whatever it takes to keep him home.

Director

Jonathan Cuartas

He graduated in 2016 with the short film Kuru. For his feature debut, My Heart Can't Beat Unless You Tell It To, he picked up a special jury award at the Tribeca Film Festival.

Technical information

USA. 2020

90 min

Director Jonathan Cuartas

Screenwriter Jonathan Cuartas

Cinematography Michael Cuartas

Editor TJ Nelson

With Patrick Fugit, Ingrid Sophie Schram, Owen Campbell

Edition: 2020
Section: Noves Visions
Original language: English, Spanish

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