When There Was Water

In Festival Circuit

After a long separation, Ida’s encounter with her mother creates an unexpected sensation in her body. She begins resisting the forceful lens of her daily life, cutting off the outside world, as she tries to recreate the image of her mother in her mind and body.


BAMcinemaFest 2022

Starring:  Irma Yuliana Barbosa + Idalis Deleón


Written and Directed by Nicole Otero

Produced by Gia Rigoli, Nicole Otero, Dwayne LeBlanc

Cinematography by Lidia Nikonova

Sound Design: Shaun Yee
Costume Design: Arielle Cooper-Lethem
Production Design: Eloise Ayala
Color: Elliott Powell

Production Company: Discordia