The Golden Dream (2013) – Diego Quemada-Díez.

With a Bressonian flair and palpable tragedy, Diego Quemada-Díez’s The Golden Dream (2013) is a refreshing experience.  The film deals with the journeys of three young people from Guatemala trying desperately to reach north America, drenched very clearly in some misleading propaganda surrounding the American Dream.  The issue presented in the film isn’t simply one of escape but of false hopes and the eventual betrayal … Continue reading The Golden Dream (2013) – Diego Quemada-Díez.