MONSTER WITH A THOUSAND HEADS, A
[UN MONSTRUO DE MIL CABEZAS]
Tensions mount in this unlikely thriller about one woman's struggle to take on the Mexican health insurance industry in order to save her husband's life. When Sonia (Jana Raluy) learns that her husband has been diagnosed with terminal cancer, she hopes beyond hope that her family will qualify for an experimental procedure that could save his life. After she is denied by one insurance agent after another, a desperate Sonia resorts to drastic measures to fight the system. With her son along for the ride as a moral compass, Sonia is determined to save her husband no matter the cost. DIR/PROD Rodrigo Plá; SCR Laura Santullo, from her novel; PROD Sandino Saravia Vinay. Mexico, 2015, color, 75 min. In Spanish with English subtitles. NOT RATED
AFI Member passes accepted.