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To Dream Is To Live


A queer, lovelorn teen struggling with depression finds an unexpected connection to her abuela through the secret language of dreams.

Directed by Mary Evangelista 
Writtern by Stephanie Adams-Santos
Produced by Gia Rigoli, Apoorva Churan, Adanne Ebo
Executive Produced by Amy Ma
Cinematography by Lorena Duran

Miami Film Festival 2020 (HBO Ibero-American Short Film Award Finalist)
Outfest Fusion Film Festival 2020
Manchester Film Festival 2020

Project Involve Showcase 2020
Vail Film Festival 2020
Palm Springs International Shortsfest 2020 (Special Mention: Best LGBTQ+ Short) 
Maryland Film Festival 2020

Outfest United By Pride 2020
Bentonville Film Festival 2020
Outfest Los Angeles Film Festival 2020

This project was supported by Film Independent’s Project Involve Fellowship