ChicuarotesFiction

Directed by Gael García Bernal

Chicuarotes

(Español) Cagalera y Moloteco son dos adolescentes de San Gregorio Atlapulco que buscan desesperadamente alejarse de las circunstancias opresivas en las que viven.

Cagalera and Moloteco are two teenagers from San Gregorio Atlapulco who are desperately trying to free themselves from the oppressive circumstances they live in. When they find out about a chance to buy a spot in the electricians’ guild –which has the potential of transforming their lives–, they go deep into Mexico City’s dark criminal world in an effort to buy their freedom.

Available onNetflix

(Español)

Technical Specs

DirectorGael García Bernal
ScreenwriterAugusto Mendoza​
Production company La Corriente del Golfo, Cinematográfica Amaranto
In Co-production with Televisa and Pulse Films
A film benefited from the EFICINE 189 Fiscal Stimulus
Country Mexico
Running time 95 minutes
Year 2019
Language Spanish
CategoryFiction
GenreDramedy

ProducersMarta Núñez Puerto, Gael García Bernal, Thomas Benski
Director of PhotographyJuan Pablo Ramírez, A.M.C.
EditorSebastián Sepúlveda
Original scoreJacobo Lieberman, Leonardo Heiblum
Ondes martenotSuzanne Farrin
Production designLuisa Guala
Sound designAlejandro de Icaza, Enrique Fernández Tanco
Custome designAmanda Cárcamo
Casting directorLuis Rosales
Music production / supervisionLynn Fainchtein
Make up and hairItzel Peña
Post-production supervisorAndrés Martínez-Río

Cast

  • Benny Emmanuel

    Cagalera
  • Gabriel Carbajal

    Moloteco
  • Leidi Gutiérrez

    Sugehili
  • Daniel Giménez Cacho

    Chillamil
  • Dolores Heredia

    Tonchi
  • Enoc Leaño

    Baturro
  • Ricardo Abarca

    Planchado
  • Pedro Joaquín

    Víctor
  • Esmeralda Ortiz

    Güily
  • Luis Enrique Basurto

    Churrizo

Contact

General
chicuarotes@lacorrientedelgolfo.net

Distribution in México and Latinoamérica

Leonardo Cordero
lcordero@cinepolis.com

Paulina Torres
ptorresb@cinepolis.com

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