Archive Cinema City 2013.

No bread

No Hay Pan

Genre: Short fiction
Country: Chile
Year: 2012
Duration: 20 min

Director: Macarena Monrós
Scenario: Pamela Muńoz Vitta

Cast: Raúl Palma, Marta Méndez, Pelusa Troncoso

Programme selection: Cinema City Shorts


Luis (72) is the owner of a little grocery store that suffers a sudden downturn when a supermarket sets up in its neighborhood and he is told that he'll no longer be provided with bread. The man faces a crossroads: closing the store, or finding another bread supplier to keep his business open.


Macarena Monrós was born in Santiago de Chile (1989). In the year 2008 she began to study journalism in the University of Chile, but after a few weeks she decided to retire, and entered to study filmmaking at the University of Arts and Social Sciences (ARCIS). During her early filmschool years she participated as a producer and director of photography on films of some of her teammates. In 2012 she specialized in film directing with the short film No Bread. She is currently working on the script of her first feature film.


No hay pan (short, 2012)