Written and Directed by Alfonso Cuarón.
Starring Yalitza Aparicio, Marina de Tavira, Diego Cortina Autrey, Carlos Peralta, Marco Graf, Daniela Demesa, Nancy García García, Verónica García, Andy Cortés, Fernando Grediaga, Jorge Antonio Guerrero, José Manuel Guerrero Mendoza, and Latin Lover
A story that chronicles a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the early 1970s.
Roma is being touted as the soul-bearing, most personal project to date from the undeniably godlike filmmaker Alfonso Cuarón; it’s heartbreaking, emotionally charged with the strength of an earthquake, and a masterful achievement in cinematography with unparalleled sound design (those tidal waves at the end will have you feeling like you’re drowning underwater), that is likely dedicated to any single, working mother (or female in general) and the things they do for their beloved children, related by blood or not. It may start out slightly slow,