Mexican movie WolvesDirected by Samuel Kishi Leopo, Nominated for the 2022 Joya Awards in the category Best American Ibero Film. The Mexican production is vying for the award with three other films.
The Spanish Film Academy has announced the list of nominees for the prestigious award, which will celebrate its 36th session on February 12, 2022. Later, the Mexican Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMACC) reported the film’s nomination WolvesThrough his Instagram account.
“It is my pleasure to announce that WolvesDirected by Samuel Kishi Leopo, he will represent Mexico at the Goya Awards 2022, by being nominated by the Spanish Film Academy in the Best Ibero-American Film category, ¡Auuuu! , AMACC wrote.
Among the films that also received the prestigious nomination for Best Ibero-American Film forthe movies Siamese, directed by Paula Hernandez, Peruvian actress; Song No Nameby Melina Leon and dream mountain rangeChile bar.
Mexican movie cIt tells the story of two children whose mother took them from Mexico to the United States in search of a better life. While in Albuquerque, the children begin to explore the neighborhood where other immigrant families live, through their apartment window.
“They listen to the stories and grammar and English lessons you leave for them on an old cassette recorder, They’re building a fantasy world with their drawings and longing for their mom to make good on her promise to go to Disney World.Describes the synopsis of the movie.
Wolves He also received 13 nominations for the Ariel Prize in 2021. In this regard, the director wrote a sincere message from social networks: “We made this movie with a great deal of love and I’m excited that these confessions can give greater insight into the work and work of the collaborators who fought across all operations for its existence. And nothing, well, I will drink bread and shout happily, ”he said in writing on his personal Instagram page.
On the other hand, the actor Jose Coronado And the actress Natalie Bose They were responsible for publicizing all the titles of the candidates in the various categories. before, Mariano Barroso, The President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences of Spain delivered his opening speech.
The 2022 edition of the Joya Awards will be the first in its history that it will not have a main presenter all night, but there will be different pairs of presenters who will carry out the event. Moreover, forfor the movie good manager It swept all the nominations, reaching a total of 20.
The nominations are: in the category the best movie: Good Shepherd, Clara Roquet’s Freedom, Parallel Mothers, Mixabel and the Mediterranean. In the Best Director category, the nominees are: Fernando Leon de Aranoa, for good manager Manuel Martin Cuenca the daughter; Pedro Almodovar, for Parallel mothers and Isaiar Pauline, by Mixable.
In the Best Actress category, the nominees are: Emma Suarez, for Josefina. Petra Martinez life was like this; Penelope Cruz Parallel mothers and Blanca Portillo, by Mixable. Best Leading Actor: Javier Bardem for good manager Javier Gutierrez for the daughter; Louis Tosar Mixable LLC Edward Fernandez for Mediterranean sea.