Trailer of LA NEGRA’s Scratch Lab residency at Hi-Arts
As the Day of the Dead approaches, Drug Cartel Queen LA NEGRA takes a ritualistic journey from child prostitute to Patron Saint of Mexican outcasts- Santa Muerte. Siete, her top drug pusher lover, a Gringo tourist painter, and hundreds of street children inhabit her world towards light and peace. The citizens of Tijuana, police officers and skull figures of the night force her to face her relentless darkness. These light and dark symbolic forces within her battle for the future of Mexico itself.
Written by Raquel Almazan
Directed by Fernando Parra Borti
Art Installation by Benjamin Rojas
Cast: Raquel Almazan, Mariana Neward, Vaneik Echeverria, Annabel Guevara, Yadira De La Riva and Dan Shaked
Photography and Production Management: Marina Montesanti
More about La Negra: HERE