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Black Box

Caja negra

Directed by Luis Ortega
Argentina, 2002


Dorotea is a young girl in her teens who works in a laundry and takes care of her grandmother she lives with. Her father, Eduardo, is released from prison. Eduardo is indigent and stricken with Parkinsons and lives in the Salvation Army shelter and panhandles from passing motorists as well.

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Black Box Directed by Luis Ortega

Awards & Festivals

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2002 | 2 wins including: SIGNIS Award

2002 | Special Mention: SIGNIS Award

Fribourg International Film Festival

2003 | 3 wins including: Don Quixote Award

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