THE HEIRESSES

Reviewed by GREG KING Director: Marcelo Martinessi Stars: Ana Brun, Margarita Irun, Ana Ivanova, Nilda Gonzalez, Maria Martins, Alicia Guerra. It’s rare that we get to see a film from Paraguay. It’s even rarer that this deeply conservative country would produce a film about two elderly lesbians whose relationship is undergoing something of a crisis. But that’s what we get in this debut feature film from writer/director Marcelo Martinessi, who has a background in television work and has made some short films. Chela (played by veteran theatre actress Anna Continue reading