Things We Dare Not Do

Cinema Parrallels 2021 Edition

Saturday, 18.00h

Bruno Santamaría / Meksiko (2020) / 75 min.

Tells the story of a teenager who dreams of dressing up as a woman in a fishing village in the Mexican state of Nayarit.


Born in Mexico, Bruno has a degree in Communication and Cinematography from the Centro de Capacitacion Cinematografica (CCC). He works as a documentary cinematographer and director. Among his works include the films Margarita 2016, The best thing you can do with your life 2018 and Vivos 2020. He is a FONCA grant recipient, and is currently working on his second film as a director.

Awards and festivals:

Chicago International Film Festival 2020
Docudays UA International Documentary Human Rights Film Festival 2021
Festival de Cine de Lima PUCP 2020
Festival Internacional de Cine de Viña del Mar 2020

  • Director

    Bruno Santamaría

  • Cinematographer

    Bruno Santamaría

  • Editor

    Marco Hernández Calvo

  • Sound

    Zita Erffa