“Can I wash your hair Maria?”

Cinélatino Toulouse 2015

Cinestación presents


A film by Manuela Martelli

Little Claire kills time while waiting for her mother’s arrival with María, her Ecuadorian nanny.

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2014, Chile - United States / HD / 7 min.
Production Companies Cinestación


Claire Rebeca Sandler
María Ximena Mielles



Director of Photography Arlene Muller
Camera Assistant Lindsay Martin
Gaffer Wyatt Fertig
Art Director Natasha Ngaiza
Sound Mixer Katya Gorker
Sound Design Roberto Espinoza
Editor Soledad Salfate
Color Correction Nicolás Ibieta
Production Assistant Dita Gruze
Assistant Director David Miranda
Produced by Naomi Levine, Dominga Sotomayor
Written and directed by Manuela Martelli


17th BAFICI, Buenos Aires Independent International Film Festival
Panorama Argentina, 2015

27th Cinélatino, Recontres de Toulouse
Short Films Competition France, 2015

Festival Cine UC
Official Selection Chile, 2015

Femcine Festival
Official Selection Chile, 2015

21st Valdivia International Film Festival
Latin-American Short Films Competition Chile, 2014