Itzel Sarmientos 6:09, Mexico
In Mexico, gender-based violence continued and even increased during the pandemic. A movement was generated on social networks, which crossed the screen creating connections that became actions. This is the story of the photojournalists who took to the streets to capture time.
Itzel Sarmientos is a film student at the University of Communication. Actress in the film “STRANGE BUT TRUE” released in national cinemas in México (2018). She is part of the “RAW Artists México” community as the director of the documentary “EL MORRO”. She is the director of the documentary “INTERCONECTADO” that had its premiere at the International Documentary Film Festival of Mexico City (DocsMX), winner of the jury award in October 2019 and selected in the official selection at the “Free Film Festival” “DulcÃsimo Ovario” “The Exhibition of Women in Film and TV 2020” and “FICMA (Festival with Alternative Media 2020″. Award for best script in” SmartFilms “2020 for the documentary “CAPTURING TIME”