EL CARRITO Short Film Competition Virtual Screenings

EL CARRITO

World Premiere

Nelly slogs through another unsuccessful day of street vending in Queens, New York. Determined to improve her circumstances, she makes a risky business decision that ends in misfortune.

Screens as part of SHORTS PROGRAM 4

Zahida Pirani is a writer-director based in Los Angeles and New York City. She is the recipient of the 2021 Princess Grace Award in Film. Zahida previously directed and produced the award-winning documentary JUDITH: PORTRAIT OF A STREET VENDOR. Before becoming a filmmaker, she worked as a community organizer in New York City.

Details

Country: USA

Year: 2021

Director: Zahida Pirani

Screenwriter: Zahida Pirani

Producers: Zahida Pirani, Mauricio Piratova, Ran Yan

Executive Producer: Tanbir Haque

Director of Photography: Marcus Patterson

Editor: Zahida Pirani

Production Designer: Carina Kaufman-Gutierrez

Cast/Featuring: Eli Zavala, Idalia Limón, Jose Febus, Eduardo Gonzales, Jayden Toledo, Vanessa Ortiz

Running Time (minutes): 15

Language: Spanish

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