The Projectionist

All his life, Eliseo has brought the magic of movies to the small rural towns in the Dominican Republic countryside via his traveling cinema caravan. When he’s not on the road or putting on a show, Eliseo is entranced by old film reels that he never shows anyone: images of a beautiful young woman he only knows through a projected film reel, a woman whose appearance makes his days brighter and his personal solitude less oppressing.


When Juanita, a Dominican immigrant, and Mariano, a lonely Spanish farmer, get married, Mariano will have to learn about a whole new country and culture.


Ramin is a young Iranian man living and working illegally in the port city of Veracruz, Mexico, where he slowly begins to recover his own desire for love and friendship.