Perfume de Gardenias

Director:Macha Colon
Puerto Rico | 2022 | Spanish With English Subtitles | 97 min

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After an elderly Puerto Rican widow crafts a beautiful custom-made funeral for her husband, she gets enlisted to put her unusual talents to design customized, idiosyncratic funerals for her ailing neighbors.

Después de que una anciana viuda puertorriqueña elabora un hermoso funeral personalizado para su esposo, se alista para poner sus talentos inusuales en el diseño de funerales personalizados e idiosincrásicos para sus vecinos enfermos.

Macha Colón
Gisela Rosario Ramos is Macha Colón, an un-disciplined artist currently based in Puerto Rico. She’s a writer, producer, director, editor, performer, and cultural events producer. Among her work there are the short documentary “El hijo de Ruby” and “Cartas de amor para una ícona”. Perfume de Gardenias is her first feature film.