CineLatino: La Camarista (The Chambermaid)

Directed by Lila Avilés (Mexico/U.S. 2018)

Part of the Fall 2019 CineLatino Series

October 23, 2019


Eve, a young chambermaid, works long hours at a luxurious Mexico City hotel. A young single mother who travels far to get to her place of work, Eve has aspirations for the future and hopes that her diligence will get her a coveted spot as the cleaner on an executive floor. She confronts the monotony of long workdays with budding friendships and quiet examinations of forgotten belongings. 102 minutes. Spanish with English subtitles. 

"Miraculous... Quietly stunning. After you've seen it, the world looks different." - A. O. Scott, The New York Times

La camarista (trailer)