Carmin Tropical

Trailer.

Photo Gallery.

Carmin Tropical.

This is a story about coming back. Mabel returns to her hometown to find the murderer of her friend Daniela and finds herself on a journey that takes her through nostalgia, love, and betrayal in a town where transvestism takes on an unusual dimension in its day.

Director.

Rigoberto Perezcano was born in Zaachila, Oaxaca, Mexico. He started directing documentaries, but was always in awe with the dramatic and fictional possibilities that lie within the genre. His film XV In Zaachila participated in different festivals, receiving various national and international awards. In 2001, he worked as an intern for Rockefeller-MacArthur Ford to write the script of the project titled Carmin Tropical. Norteado was his first fiction film, and it was part of the 14th edition of “Construction Film” in the San Sebastian International Film Festival. The movie won three awards: “Industry Award”, “Spanish Television Award”, and “Casa América Award”. He as finally now realised Carmin Tropical.

Details.

  • Title
    Carmin Tropical
  • Rights
    Festivals, Sales
  • Country
    Mexico
  • Year
    2014
  • Length
    80′, col.

  • Director
    Rigoberto Perezcano
  • Screenplay
    Rigoberto Perezcano
  • Editing
    Miguel Schverdfinger
  • Photography
    Alejandro Cantú

  • Music
    Luca Ortega
  • Sound
    Ruy García, PabloTamez
  • Cast
    Luis Alberti, Juan Carlos Medellín, José Pescina, Marco Pétriz, Everardo Trejo

  • Producers
    Rigoberto Perezcano, Jaime B. Ramos, Christian Valdelièvre, Cristina L. Velasco
  • Production
    Cinepantera, FOPROCINE, Tiburón Filmes


  • Morelia International Film Festival 2014 – Mexican Long Feature Film Competition
  • Frameline San Farncisco 2015
  • Outfest Los Angeles 2015
  • Viennale 2015
  • Filmar Geneve 2015
  • Indie Bogota 2015
  • Ficarq Oviedo 2015
  • Sarajevo International Film Festival 2015
  • Hamburg International Film Festival 2015
  • Milano Film Festival 2015 – Feature Film Competition
  • Mix Copenhagen 2015 – Feature Film Competition
  • Monterrey LGBT Film Festival 2015
  • San Sebastian Sebastiane Latino Award 2015
  • Lima International Film Festival 2015
  • Mix Brasil 2015
  • Louisville LGBT Film Festival 2015
  • El Lugar Sin limites Ecuador LGBT Film Festival 2015
  • Chicago International Film Festival 2015
  • New York Urban World Film Festival 2015
  • Dia de Cine Frankfurt 2015
  • Istanbul Crime & Punishment International Film Festival 2015 – Feature Film Competition
  • Hong Kong LGBT Film Festival 2015
  • Cinema Cultura Film Festival Riverside 2015
  • Bari BIG Gender International Film Festival 2015
  • MicGenero Mexico City 2015
  • ChPries-Chèris Paris LGBT Film Festival 2015 -Feature Film Competition
  • La Habana International Latinamerican Film Festival 2015
  • Medellin MMAM 2015
  • Northbridge University 2015
  • ReelOut Kingstone 2016
  • Sydney Mardi Gras LGBT Film Festival 2016
  • Zinegoak Bilbao 2016
  • Villeurbanne Latinamerican Film Festival 2016
  • Vues d’en Face Grenoble LGBT Film Festival 2016
  • Festival de Todos Santos La Paz 2016
  • Inedito Cinema Mexicano Contemporaneo Sao Paulo 2016
  • Cinhomo Valladolid 2016
  • Miami LGBT Film Festival 2016
  • Viva! Machester Spanish and Latinamerican Film Festival 2016
  • BFI Flare London 2016
  • Inverness Eden Court Trade 2016
  • Dundee Contemporary Art Center 2016
  • Prishtina International Film Festival 2016
  • Sheffield Media and Exhinition Centre 2016
  • In & Out Nice 2016
  • Beijing International Film Festival 2016 – Forward Future Competition
  • Cosquin Independent Film Festival 2016 – Long Feature Film Competition
  • Anamorfico Film Festival Queretaro 2016
  • Cinépride Nantes LGBT Film Festival 2016
  • Mix Mexico 2016
  • Biblioteca Henestrosa, Oaxaca 2016
  • Fire!!! Barcelona International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival 2016
  • Casa Nueva, Puebla  2016
  • Semana Cine Mexicano, Cineteca Zacatecas 2016
  • HeForShe Mexico City 2016
  • Milwaukee International Film Festival 2016
  • Kuir Bog Fest Bogota 2016
  • Andalesgai Seville 2016
  • Pulqueria Insurgentes Mexico City 2017
  • Tucson Cine Mexico 2017
  • Asturies LGBTIQ Film Festival Aviles 2017
  • Preambulo Film Festival San José 2017
  • Moreno Valley College 2017
  • Mostra Cinema Mexicano Contemporaneo Rio de Janiero 2017
  • Cine al Aire Libre Tehuantepec 2017
  • Vancouver Latin American Film Festival 2017 – Special Screening
  • CMuseum Of Fine Arts Wicked Queer Boston 2017


  • Morelia International Film Festival 2014 – Best Mexican Long Feature Film
  • Ariel Awards 2015 – Best Screenplay
  • Outfest Los Angeles 2015 – Special Artistic Achievement
  • MicGenero 2015 Mexico City – Best Mexican Long Feature Film
  • New York Urban World Film Festival 2015 – Best Narrative Long Feature Film
  • Platino Awards for the Best Latinamerican Cinema – Nominated


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