Agua 'e Panty project still frame

Yudelkis is a gold digger from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. When Yudelkis loses her sugar daddy, she wants to get him back by any means, so she visits a Santera who sells her a magic spell, but ‘easy solutions’ come with their own complications.

Born and raised in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. From a young age Astrid studied music, playing instruments such as Piano and Viola, which sparked her interest in art. She studied Advertising at the Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE) where she discovered her passion for Scenography. After moving to USA she switched careers and graduated from Brooklyn College with a Major in Film Production. She currently also pursues a fashion career as a Model for RED Model Management.
She enjoys incorporating aspects of her culture into her films with a good sense of humor. Her Thesis Short Film Agua ‘e Panty won the award for Best Director and was the Audience Favorite at the Brooklyn College Film Festival. It also won a 2019 Student Grant from the National Board of Review.

Awarded

2019 NBR Student Grant

 

Type of Project

Narrative

Length

10:00

Program

Brooklyn College

Producer

Boni Canto

Writer

Astrid Perez

Editors

Sebastian Cabrera, Glenda Priego, Astrid Perez

Cinematographer

Sebastian Cabrera

Contact

astridprz93 [at] gmail.com

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