A prolonged moment of applause left the presentation of the Chilean film Veronica in the San Sebastián Film Festival.
The film, directed by Leonardo Medel and starring Mariana Di Girolamo, debuted to a full house, receiving positive praise from the specialized critics of the event.
“We had a huge applause, a standing ovation when we finished and we also had some extremely intelligent questions, very interesting to answer”said its director.
The film tells the story of Verónica Lara (Di Girolamo), who is married to a renowned soccer player, is the mother of a little girl with whom she takes little care and She is willing to do anything to get more followers on Instagram.
“The closeness we have with the face has to do with selfies, with YouTube videos; I have always understood this film as an extended YouTube video “describes Medel.
Regarding the character of Mariana, the actress herself affirmed to Third which was inspired by a woman from the national show. “Verónica is a fictional character that yes, I was inspired a little by Coté López, but not traced”, He said.
Despite the restrictions due to the health emergency due to COVID-19, the festival also held the traditional red carpet with all the protection measures.
Di Girolamo stood out with his elegant and sophisticated looks. For her premiere performance, she wore a black dress with white feathers and wavy hair. The dress was from the designer Arturo Obegero, while makeup was done by Ivan Gomez.
While in her meeting with the local press, the interpreter wore a blue dress, with abundant neckline on her back and another diagonally.
For the closing ceremony, the protagonist of Mom He opted for a classic look in pink tones, which he accompanied with a long coat of the same color.