La dama y el caballo / The Horse Bride

A film by Simon Quiroz

USA, Drama/Supernatural, 2012
13 min, HD, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

Director Simon Quiroz in attendance

This film was screened as a part of the 2014 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF17)

This short film preceded the screening of the feature Las Marthas


After Alfredo Jimenez receives a phone call indicating that the woman he abandoned on the day of their wedding has been kidnapped, he decides to return to his hometown in Northern Mexico in hopes of finding her. Before he reaches his final destination, he will have to confront the dangers of a road dominated by drug cartels and a ghost whose own marriage never took place. Based on the myth of La Llorona, LA DAMA Y EL CABALLO was a part of the Official Selection at the 2012 Oaxaca FilmFest.

Texas Premiere

Print Source: Simon Quiroz,

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