Carmin Tropical Reviews

April 6, 2019
Carmin Tropical is a tender look at the friendship between two trans women. Although a tad slight, the internal complexities of Mabel's character make it a thoroughly rewarding watch.
September 27, 2016
An elegant way to give new life to a genre that already has more than eighty years of existence. [Full review in Spanish]
August 7, 2016
Neither the mystery of Mabel's past nor the mystery she faces in her present fully satisfy - the former is too opaque and the latter telegraphed early.
May 6, 2016
An impactful film due to the intelligent and daring script and the spectacular characters created by Jos Pescina and Luis Alberti. [Full review in Spanish]
May 5, 2016
An intelligent film that puts themes like homophobia, corrpution, and intolerance on the rable. The film has many layers to discover. [Full review in Spanish]
October 23, 2015
A thriller filled with melancholly in the vein of a whodunit: an investigation to find the real author of a crime. [Full review in Spanish]
October 22, 2015
Like a picture being slowly developed, the second film by Rigoberto Perezcano is a mistery that never comes to an end. [Full review in Spanish]
October 19, 2015
The craftsmanship and eficiency the movie displays, specially in the last sequence, it's a must see. [Full review in Spanish]
October 14, 2015
The most interetesting part is that Perezcano chose to make this a fictional tale usually just seen in documentaries. [Full review in Spanish]
October 14, 2015
An intense thriller that touches on sensitive themes like prejudice and exclusion. [Full review in Spanish]
October 12, 2015
A mexican noir film that doesn't elevate him to Mexico's next promising director, because he already is one of the best. [Full review in Spanish]
October 11, 2015
This movie will keep you on edge with intense suspense and and efective use of its atmosphere. [Full review in Spanish]
October 8, 2015
A statement that in order to make a great movie you just need a good original story and lots of creativity. [Full review in Spanish]
October 8, 2015
An excelent film that's probably gonna be in the top best movies of 2015 in Mexico. [Full review in Spanish]
October 1, 2015
It effectively makes you see the story without making any moral judgement. [Full review in Spanish]
October 1, 2015
The movie has non actors that do a wonderful and believable job. [Full review in Spanish]
October 1, 2015
A mix of thriller, sci-fi and reflexive cinema that turns into a very interesting and intense story. [Full review in Spanish]