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Directed by:

Nicole Chi

19 mins

Friday, Nov 17, 2023

6:00 PM

Shorts Program 1: Opening Night


Marielitos is a Mexican immigrant nanny struggling with the last days of her current nanny job, and trying to find a new one.

About the Filmmaker

Nicole Chi is a Costa Rican-born Chinese director, currently based in Austin, Texas. She’s been recognized with awards like the Director's Guild of America’s Student Film Award for Outstanding Directorial Achievement and AFS’s Texas New Voices. She was part of the Berlinale Talents Guadalajara and is a Fulbright Fellow. Her work has been selected for festivals like Visions du Réel, New Orleans, Cinélatino Rencontres Toulouse, and SSFF & ASIA.

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