Even with Their Nails: Women Filmmakers in Nicaragua

A film by Tania Romero

This film was screened as a part of the 2017 Cine Las Americas International Film Festival (CLAIFF20)

With director Tania Romero and special guest Karly Gaitan Morales in Attendance

This short film preceded the screening of the feature Mi sangre enarbolada (Mi Sangre Enarbolada (A Family Love Story))

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Even with Their Nails


Nicaragua/USA, Historical/Social Issue Documentary, 2016
30 min, Color
Spanish with English subtitles

Film production in Nicaragua prevails despite the lack of a film industry. This documentary explores the role of women filmmakers in continuing this art form and their passion to mobilize production efforts since the end of the Instituto Nicarag├╝ense de Cine (INCINE), the only film industry ever established in the country.

Regional Premiere

Print Source: Tania Romero,