The Foreign Body

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    The Foreign Body

    El Destetado

    Directed by

    France, Venezuela

    2018

    18 min

    • Spanish

    Drama

    Jairo, who was born without nipples, is isolated from both the customs of his people and social norms. With a beautifully tender lead performance, THE FOREIGN BODY is a compelling approach to body difference, gender, and identity.

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    Cast
    Alberto González
    Rayza De La Hoz
    Gloria Juyasú
    Luigi Sciamanna
    Screenplay
    Héctor Silva Núñez
    Cinematography
    Saurabh Monga
    Editing
    Eduardo Resing
    Music
    Rafael Muñoz
    Roger Montejano F.
    Production
    CUICAS FILMS
    Production
    FILMS 808
    Production
    POMME HURLANTE FILMS
    Sales
    MARVIN & WAYNE
    Héctor  Silva Núñez

    Héctor Silva Núñez

    Héctor Silva Núñez was born in Cabimas, Venezuela. Their short films include ANFIBIO (2015) and THE FOREIGN BODY (2018).