May 4, 2017
You’re Killing Me, Susana (Me estás matando Susana) (working title Deserted Cities) has been nominated for six Ariel Awards (Mexico’s Academy Awards).
The Mexico-Canada-US production starring Gael García Bernal and Verónica Echegui was produced and directed by Roberto Sneider of Cuevano Films. Buffalo Gal Pictures’ Phyllis Laing executive produced and Liz Jarvis co-produced the film. It was shot in Manitoba and Mexico, with financial investment from Manitoba Film & Music. Crew and cast travelled to both locations from the US, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Argentina, Peru and Iceland.
The film was nominated in the following categories:
Best Actor: Gael García Bernal
Best Direction: Roberto Sneider
Best Production Design: Eugenio Caballero
Best Adapted Screenplay: Luis Cámara, Roberto Sneider
Best Sound: Fernando Cámara, Stan Mak, Jaime Baksht, Steven Avila, Trip Brock, Michelle Couttolenc
Watch the trailer here.