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Petra (2018)




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Petra does not know who her father is, they have hidden it from him throughout her life. After the death of his mother begins a search that leads to Jaume, a famous artist powerful and ruthless plastic. On her way to know the truth, Petra also comes in contact with Lucas, son of Jaume, and Marisa, wife of Jaume and mother of Lucas. From that moment, the story of these characters is woven into a spiral of evil, family secrets and violence that takes them all to the limit. Fate will turn its cruel logic into a path for hope and redemption.


Critic Reviews for Petra

All Critics (9) | Top Critics (2)

An intense, cunningly structured and rewarding item about a woman's search for her father that should keep both the Rosales faithful happy and more general audiences (should it get the chance) intrigued.

May 10, 2018 | Full Review…

What really keeps things together are the outstanding performances, starting with the always excellent Lennie and her aura of adult maturity dogged by uncertainty.

May 10, 2018 | Full Review…

Bends both Greek tragedy and soap opera conventions into a superb formalist comedy.

May 23, 2018 | Full Review…

Rosales's film is as interested in its characters as it is in its spaces, dissecting the importance of both. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 17, 2018 | Full Review…

Rosales's commitment to experimenting with novel approaches gives Petra an intriguing, engaging quality.

May 13, 2018 | Full Review…

But perhaps the most intriguing thing about Petra is it's reflection on art... [Full review in Spanish]

May 11, 2018 | Full Review…

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