La Vista Desde Arriba

Rafael Martínez Sánchez

8:00 PM, Secret Movie Club, November 2nd

Mexico | 2023 | 15′ | Spanish – sub English


A tarpaulin crew, working on a publicity project hundreds of feet in the air, risks their lives as part of their work in an environment that exposes them to weather, equipment shortages, and even systemic discrimination and classism.

Director • Dirección
Rafael Martínez Sánchez

Screenplay • Guión
Rafael Martínez Sánchez

Cinematography • Fotografía
Luis Vázquez, Rafael Amador Martínez

Music / Score
Marco Carrión

Sound • Sonido
Rafael Martínez Sánchez

Edition • Edición
Rafael Martínez Sánchez

Producer • Productor
Rafael Martínez Sánchez, Fernando Montes de Oca

Cast • Elenco
Amós Mendoza, José Antonio García, Uzías Avendaño, Aarón Avendaño, Oswaldo Romero


Rafael Martínez Sánchez


Rafael Martínez Sánchez is a Mexican film director, writer and actor. He majored in communications at Universidad Intercontinental. His short films, also written, produced and edited by him, have been selected for festivals like Shorts Mexico, Macabro, Shanghai Queer Film Festival, Tequila International Film Festival and the New Delhi International Film Festival. As an actor, he has starred in more than 20 short films and in two feature films as the leading character. His first feature film as a director, “A Lake”, will be released soon distributed in Mexico by Benuca Films and with international film sales by FEELSALES.