Valentina Maurel

Valentina Maurel

France

Valentina was born in Costa Rica and studied filmmaking in Belgium. Her graduation film, Paul est là, won the 1 st Prize of Cinéfondation in Cannes in 2017. With LUCÍA EN EL LIMBO, screened during the 58 th edition of La Semaine de la Critique, Valentina rekindles with Costa Rica in a feverish and urban coming-of-age story about a young teenage girl in the throes of her changing body and desires.