Guie'dani's Navel

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Guie'dani's Navel (Xquipi’ Guie’dani)

Directed by Xavi Sala

  • Mexico 2018; 119 min
  • Original version: Spanish
  • Genre: Drama
    • Special Mention for an Actress in a Mexican Feature Film - Morelia IFF

  • Chicago International Film Festival


Guie’dani, a Zapotec indigenous girl and her mother take up work with an upper middle class family in Mexico City. The girl does not fit and is conflicting. Everything changes when she meets Claudia, a rebellious girl with whom she becomes close friends.