Trendsetter is thrilled to be working with award-winning documentary filmmaker, director, producer, and writer Cecilia Aldarondo on the moving PBS film, “Memories of a Penitent Heart” which tells the story of a filmmaker who delves into the secrecy surrounding her uncle’s death and AIDS. The film explores the darker side of faith, redemption and the thin line between sinners and saints. Her work has been supported by the Sundance Institute, Firelight Media, Field of Vision, the Independent Filmmaker Project, the Jerome Foundation and many others. Her feature documentary Memories of a Penitent Heart had its world premiere at the 2016 Tribeca Film Festival. She is a 2017 Women at Sundance Fellow and was named one of the “25 New Faces of Independent Film” for 2015 by Filmmaker magazine.
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