Filmfest 2016

I PROMISE YOU ANARCHY centers on Miguel, from a middle-class family, and Johnny, from a humble barrio, skateboarders, bets friends and lovers. To finance their lifestyle, they sell their own blood and that of their gang of skateboarders and acquaintances, to clandestine clinics, until a big delivery job for the mafia goes wrong.

tags: Relationship, Violence, Youth/Coming of Age, Latin America, Sexuality, Feature film, Queer

Cast: Diego Calva Hernández, Eduardo Eliseo Martinez


Screenplay: Julio Hernández Cordón

Director of Photography: María Secco

Film Editor: Lenz Claure

Composer: Erick Bongcam

Production Designer: Liz Medrano

Costume Design: Andrea Manuel

Sound: Axel Muñoz

Producer: Maximiliano Cruz , Julio Hernández Cordón, Sandra Gómez

Production Company: Interior XIII Cine

Co-Producer: Benny Drechsel, Karsten Stöter

Co-Production Company: Rohfilm GmbH

World Sales: Latido FIlms

Director: Julio Hernández Cordón


Julio Hernández Cordón was born in North Carolina in 1975 to a Mexican father and Guatemalan mother. He majored in Communications at the Rafael Landivar University in Guatemala City, and in film at Centro de Capacitación Cinematográfica in Mexico City. His first feature film GASOLINE (2008) won the Horizonte Award at San Sebastian. MARIMBAS FROM HELL (2010) won the Jury Award at the Miami Film Festival. I PROMISE YOU ANARCHY screened in competition at Locarno.