Feature Film in Development
Director: Francisca Silva
Producer: Nayra Ilic
Screenplay: Francisca Silva, Nayra Ilic, Alexandra Hyland
Screenplay consultant: Natalia Smirnoff
Sisters Laura (14) and Valeria (16) are living their wild teenage years in a lake house in the South of Chile, while their parents are going through a marital crisis. Laura has an unstable personality and a fantastic understanding of nature. Her parents have their doubts about her, and make her go through psychiatric treatment. Amongst the luscious nature, Laura will protect her identity until the very end.
prizes and labs
Another Lake participated in different workshops during the development of the project. It was selected at Fem Cine for the Lucía Puenzo workshop. It won a special mention in Bolivia Lab 2015, with the Cochabamba prize and script consultation by Natalia Smirnoff. It won the Mercosur fellowship from the Raymundo Gleyzer Contest (INCAA, Ushuaia, Argentina, 2015). It won Santiago Lab at SANFIC 2015, receiving the participation prize at the Co-production Meeting in Guadalajara 2016. In that market won the NALIP attendance prize in 2018. We have been invited to participate in the Chilean committee in Ventana Sur 2016, as well. In 2017 Another Lake was selected at Brlab, where it won the prizes Torino Film Lab TFL Up/Coming, Tribeca and CQS Laeyers consultancy.