When making an 11-minute short, it’s advisable to have a pretty narrow focus. “Pura Lengua” is stylish, but completely disorganized as it tries to deal with the problems of dating a closet lesbian and the prejudices and exploitation that a indigenous Xicana encounters. With a little consistency and timelines that only shift for the sake of experiment, the story gets lost.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Join our Film Threat Newsletter

Newsletter Icon