Victoria, the only daughter from a family of three, tries to decipher her mother’s resentment towards her by looking through old photographs and new footage. Awards: Honorable Mention at Milwaukee Underground Film Festival


(7mins) | Dominican Republic


Spanish with English subtitles



Victoria Linares Villegas Photograph of Victoria Linares Villegas Victoria Linares is a queer filmmaker based in the Dominican Republic. She studied film in The New School in New York City. Her short film "Stay Quiet" (2018), was premiered at the International Film Festival in Quito (2018) and has been an official selection in Trinidad & Tobago, Bushwick Film Festival, and other remarkable queer festivals in Latin America. Victoria recently won the Ibermedia Development Fund with her feature film “El Ruido de Las Cosas”. Her latest work, “My Mother Resents Me” premiered at Milwaukee Underground Film Festival and won Honorable Mention.