'Marjorie Estiano to Star in Cristian Ponce’s ‘A Mother’s

Star in Cristian Ponce’s ‘A Mother’s

The sophomore

feature from Argentina’s Cristian Ponce, director of Argentine genre breakout “History of the Occult,”

“A Mother’s

Embrace” is scheduled to go into production next March

“A Mother¡s

Embrace” proved a highlight a the Sanfic Morbido Lab 2022, where it won the pitching

The film

is a co-production with high-profile Mexican genre producer and festival organiser Pablo Guisa at Morbido

It is

billed as a survival horror set in 1996 during one of the biggest tropical storms ever

Ana and

her firefighter team must evacuate a nursing home at risk of its collapsing – but they

“In many

ways, this is a very different challenge from ‘History of the Occult’ but I think

“Through my

experience with Marco Dutra and Juliana Rojas on ‘Good Manners,’ I was exposed to the

She went

on: “And now working with Cristian on ‘A Mother’s Embrace,’ I’m excited to

It’s a

delicate script, rich with symbolism and universal themes

‘Thankful For All the