Skip to main content
  • Director

    Rubén Mendoza

  • Starring

    María Luisa Fuentes

  • Certificate


  • Run Time

    90 mins

  • Release Year


  • Country of Origin


  • Language


  • Director of Photography: Rubén Mendoza

  • Editor: Gustavo Vasco, Juan David Soto, Rubén Mendoza

  • Produced by: Amanda Sarmiento, Rubén Mendoza

  • Screenplay by: Rubén Mendoza

  • Sound Production: Isabel Torres, Rubén Mendoza

Director Bio

Rubén Mendoza

P&I - Director Bio

Rubén Mendoza is a writer, director and editor. His films include The Stoplight Society (2010), Dust on the Tongue (2014) and El valle sin sombras (2015). His films have won awards at major film festivals around the world including Cannes, Berlin, Beijing, Havana, and Mar del Plata. His screenplays and films have garnered awards, grants and scholarships from Cannes, Berlin and FonSud (French Ministry of Culture).


Miss María, Skirting the Mountain (Señorita María, la falda de la montaña)


Boavita is a rural, conservative Catholic village embedded in the Andes and frozen in time. In the foothills of these mountains lives Miss María Luisa Fuentes. She is 45 years old and was born a boy. Behind what appears to be just another life mired in gender and identity conflict, lies a bitter, unimaginable family history, its deepest roots seasoned with hatred. The horrors of rural life in Colombia with all its religious morality have done nothing but increase the power of this solitary soul.

Book a Ticket




Ticket Type


Loyalty Points: 56

Hide Basket
Sub Total
Your Basket is empty.

Have a look at what's on to book a screening or event.

Watch List

has been added to your Watch List

View Watch List

Still adding?

If you don’t want to view your Watch list right now, you can access your list anytime from your profile.

Please sign in to use Watch List feature

Sign In