Homebound - SF Latino Film Festival 2013
Director(s): Fanny Véliz
Running Time: 105
Homebound is the story of Richard Lynn, a successful young man who returns to his small hometown, El Campo, Texas. He has to help his father Gilberto who's ill with cancer, run the family business, a dilapidated bar. Richard Lynn, accidentally falls in love for the first time with Sofia, a Venezuelan immigrant who speaks very little English.
As Richard Lynn befriends Sofia's son, and is reminded of the friendships and culture of his hometown, he learns more about his father's illness, the truth about his mother's passing and their plans for him when he inherits it all. His secret desire to burn down the bar, which he blames for his mother's death, surfaces as he questions everything, his past, his future, and his understanding of family.
The film is heartwarming, with inspiring performances, unexpected twists and a passionate ending that will delight audiences around the world.
Opera Plaza Cinema (View)
601 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA 94102
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|