Director: Rigoberto Perezcano • Mexico
A noir unlike any other, this sun-soaked whodunit is set in Juchitán, a southern Mexican town home to a community of people who consider themselves muxe (mixed gender). After years away, muxe Mabel returns to investigate the death of an old friend, finding that the past can be just as unclear as the future.
Run Time: 80 Min.
Festival Program: World Cinema, Out-Look
Official Website: http://www.theopenreel.com/portfolio-item/carmin-tropical/