We love a nasty coming-of-age story.
Rising up ain’t simple, particularly in the event you don’t look the way in which the world says you must. Carlota Pereda is aware of that, and translated it into one nasty horror film, Piggy. It’s the story of a younger, tormented woman getting a fairly twisted type of revenge towards her faculty bullies. Who doesn’t love a very good fucked up coming-of-age story?
Get a sneak peek of Piggy under:
Sara carries an additional load of teenage agony as a result of perpetual bullying from her friends. She’s additionally an outsider at residence. Her mother and father and little brother simply don’t perceive her. So, she’s typically discovered buried in her headphones, drowning out her environment. At some point, Sara’s common solo dip on the native pool is disrupted by the presence of a mysterious stranger within the water and an exceptionally grueling bout of abuse by the hands of three women. However, in a wierd coincidence, Sara witnesses her tormentors being kidnapped at the back of the stranger’s van.
Sara should determine whether or not to cooperate with the police and oldsters’ questioning in regards to the kidnappings, or take her personal, unbridled path. She additionally discovers the facility of need and belonging, and the excellence between revenge and redemption.
Pereda wrote and directed the movie based mostly off her quick, Cerdita. Laura Galán stars in Piggy as Sara.
Piggy premieres at Sundance Movie Competition on January 24.