films – Cinema Akil

Pam Nasr
USA | PG-13 | 10 min | Drama, Comedy | English, Spanish

The lives of four Latina women are uniquely interwoven in Clams Casino. Arcelia Diaz is desperate to connect with her mother Gladys, whose harsh criticism and self-involvement causes a deep rift between them. Across town, Glady’s friend Rocío battles with her teenage daughter Lourdes’ intense secrecy. We’ll come to discover that both daughters are utilizing technology to fill a void their mothers cannot comprehend. But can these women reach past their barriers of insecurity and find a way to genuinely connect with each other?