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Mestizo -

Director: Mario Handler
From: Venezuela
Year: 1989 - Minutes: 82
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Genre: drama
Format: 35mm
Niche: Afro-Latino

The action takes place in a village on the Venezuelan coast, a place of fishermen and big haciendas. Jose Ramon, son of a white aristocrat and a humble black fisher-women, is trying to define his own identity while dealing with social and sexual conflicts, power, culture, the law, and the impossible relationship he has with both his parents.