Tamara y la catarina
Title: Tamara and the Ladybug
Director: Lucía Carreras
Script: Lucía Carreras
Country: Mexico | Spain
Year: 2016


Tamara, a mentally disabled woman recently abandoned by her family, finds a baby on the streets one day and, in a moment of impulsive recklessness, decides to take it home with her. Tamara’s older neighbor, Mrs. Meche –another solitary soul– tries to lend her a hand and help her look for the baby’s parents.

Film Festivals & Awards

  • Huelva 2016 | Best Director Award | Best Actress Award
  • Toronto 2016 | Official Selection
  • Zurich 2016 | Official Selection
  • Panama 2017 | Official Selection