José Luis Torres Leiva

José Luis Torres Leiva – Vendrá la muerte y tendrá tus ojos AKA Death Will Come and Shall Have Your Eyes (2019)

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Two women who have shared a lifetime together are faced with the disease of one of them. The sick woman decides not to follow any treatment and they both move to a small house in the forest until the day death comes to their lives. Read More »

José Luis Torres Leiva – El viento sabe que vuelvo a casa AKA The Winds Know That I’m Coming Back Home (2016)

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Looking for extras and locations, a filmmaker settles on Chiloé, the second largest island off the coast of Chile. He does auditions, but mainly listens patiently to the stories of young and old people. As an outsider, he cautiously searches for the soul of the community and its underlying tensions. Read More »

José Luis Torres Leiva – Verano AKA Summer (2011)

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During one hot summer day, little things happen to the visitors and workers of an old thermal resort in southern Chile. Julieta, Francisco, Isa, Rodrigo, Ignacio, Mariana, Muriel, Gabriela, Eliseo, Norma, Alejandra and Claudio experience the long vacation hours in nature, sleeping in the sun, learning how to drive, cleaning the house, kissing for the first time, swimming at night or just walking and talking, while the day slowly unravels into small fragments of happiness and discovery. Read More »