El Guardia Premiere will take place on May 15 in Cannes Film Festival, Marché du Film 2019. 

SUMMARY

Year of production: 2019

Genres: Drama

Countries: USA, PUERTO RICO

Languages: SPANISH

Duration: 104 mn

Director(s): Jaco Dukes

Writer(s): Tatiana Bascope, Jaco Dukes

Cast: Michael STUART, Edgardo GONZALEZ, Ivee COLON, Carla ALVARADO, Tatiana BASCOPE, Koldo FOMBELLIDA

Producer(s): Sevier CRESPO, Jaco DUKES, Marie ADLER

Original Music: Hugo Johnson

Director of Photography: Diego Gilly

Storyline:

 

A frustrated security guard starts a network marketing business as a second job with his mentor and veterinarian friend, which leads them into a life changing journey that will affect the lives of all people around them. Based on a true story.

ABOUT JACO

Film Director from Chile. Directed his first feature film "El Guardia", based on the life story of Juan Rosado, a man born in Corozal, Puerto Rico, that found world wide success. Staring Michael Stuart, Edgardo Gonzalez, Ivee Colon, Carla Alvarado, Tatiana Bascope, Koldo Fombellida, will premier in Le Marché du Film Cannes Film Festival, on May 15 this year.

Jaco also wrote and directed the award winning short film MIKEY, winner of the “Rising Star Award” in the Canadá International Film Festival, ”Award of Excellence” in Los Angeles Movie Awards, Official Selection in New Hope Film Festival and Bel-Air Film Festival. -  And the Award Winning short film SILENT, Nashville Film Festival (Official Selection), L.A. Short Fest (Official Selection), Catalina Film Festival (Official Selection), The San Diego Jewish Film Festival (Official Selection), Rode Island International Film Festival (Official Selection), Roving Eye Film Festival (Official Selection).