Washing Elena

Director: Maria Victoria Ponce
Screenwriters: Maria Victoria Ponce

Institute History

  • 2021 Women In Film/Sundance Institute Financing Intensive


Washing Elena follows 31-year-old Indalia as she attempts to solve the mystery surrounding her best's friend's sudden death.To find answers, Indalia must confront the realities of her friend's surprising conversion to Islam, leading her to challenge her own biases and lingering guilt.

Screening Details


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