Participate in the post-screening discussion with:
- Dr. Florencia Quesada (University Lecturer and Adjunct Professor in Latin American Studies, University of Helsinki)
- PhD candidate Linnea Kjellsson (Hispanic Literature, Stockholm University)

In a postcard-perfect Costa Rican seaside village, hard-working young housewife Isa is at a breaking point when her husband persists with his wish for a third child. Suffocated by rigid gender roles and provincial thinking, she finds herself awakening to the possibilities of a life lived on her own terms.

*Spanish with English subtitles*
Director: Antonella Sudasassi Furniss
Country: Costa Rica
Year: 2019

*** Please, register here: The number of seats depends on the sanitary restrictions and recommendations set by the local Swedish authorities on the date of the screening. Be sure to arrive at least 10 minutes before the screening starts.***

WELCOME to the Nordic Institute of Latin American Studies Film Festival! 

The 1st Latin American Film Festival at Stockholm University from September 13-17, 18:00-20:00.
The festival is organized as a collaboration between the Spanish and Latin American Studies section of the Department of Romance Studies and Classics (Romklass) at Stockholm University and the Romance Studies and Classics Student Council.

The "Nordic Institute of Latin American Studies Film Festival" is part of The Spanish Film Club series and it was made possible with the support of Pragda, SPAIN arts & culture, the Secretary of State for Culture of Spain, and Stockholms universitets studentkår (SUS) (

For more information about the festival, please visit:

Organiser: NILAS Latin American Film Festival
Contact: Linnea Kjellsson; Gianfranco Selgas
Registration required* 

How to get here

Metro: Universitetet
Roslagsbanan: Universitetet
Bus: 50, 540, 608, 670 and 676.
Car: Right side of Roslagsvägen north of Roslagstull.

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