CineLatino: Bad Hair

Directed by Mariana Rondón (Venezuela, 2013)

Part of the Fall 2014 CineLatino Series

September 24, 2014

Bad Hair (Pelo Malo) - 2013 - Trailer - English Subtitles


Nine-year-old Junior wants to look like a pop star and have his “bad hair” straightened for the yearbook picture. His mother, disturbed by what she considers effeminate behavior, tries to stop him. Their conflict escalates until Junior is forced to make a painful decision. 93 minutes. Spanish with English subtitles.

A “…deft balance of toughness and sensitivity.” — David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter