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Film projects with lasting impacts.

Naming on the Weak

Naming on the Weak

When they bother her, Fanny snaps out of reality and sees these girls as if they were witches. They’ve been harassing her for over a year, but Fanny does not report the situation. Idalia, Fanny’s friend, decides to notify the social worker and she questions Fanny and the abusive girls, who pretend to be innocent.

Consequences Project

Consequences Project

Some people allow certain inadequate behaviors for selfish reasons, desprite being aware they’re selfish and unfair. These behaviors lead to habits and when ignored for too long, the consequences are usually irreversible. Project Consequences presents stories of this nature, with subjects such as teen pregnancy, HIV/AIDS, negating sexual conduct behavior and the long term consequences of prolonged bullying.

My Timidity is No Sin

My Timidity is No Sin

An adopted girl, Selma, is excluded from her circle of friends, when her sister Irma convinces the other girls to exclude her because she’s boring. Selma’s and Irma’s mother, Amparo, notices something strange in Selma, but Selma tells her that she is like that because she has a lot of school work. The girls younger brother eventually figures out what is really happening.

Braggart

Braggart

Mara and her friend write a creative story on their theater class’ script on psychological bullying. Their ideas suddenly start seeming as if this story were real. The central character of her story, Reina, blackmails Miguel, a classmate, asking for money every day in exchange for not accusing him of a crime that Reina invented.

No to Poison!

No to Poison!

A drug dealer uses his niece, Nelly, to distribute drugs as candy in her school. Another girl, Esther Marie, has dreams in which her school’s director tells her the truth about the “candy” she and her friends consume. To all this, Tiara, Esther Marie’s friend, falls ill due to an overdose.

PREVENTION Project

PREVENTION Project

PREVENTION Project (Proyecto: PREVENCIÓN) is part of the Prevention Series (Serie: Prevención), a series of 3 educational projects focusing on subjects such as drug prevention, bullying prevention and sexual prevention. PREVENTION tackles subjects such as physical school bullying, sexual bullying and illegal drugs sales at elementary schools. It also teaches lessons on machismo and divorce management.

Prevention: Series

Prevention: Series

Cine C.A.R.E.T.A.S. Inc. presents a series of three educational films that leave a mark on young peoples hearts’ and in the schools of Puerto Rico. Using the slogan “Prevention is better than the cure”, our Prevention Series takes on different themes towards this end; themes such as: family issues management, prevention and consequences of different forms of bullying, peer pressure, addictions and the devastating consequences of drug abuse and distribution.

Project: VALUES

Project: VALUES

Eight shorts, four in English and four in Spanish give life to Project: VALUES. Through genders such as drama, comedy, tragedy and fantasy, characters live experiences that show the need of good moral values in our daily lives. Beyond the values, these shorts tackle subjects such as dengue prevention, stray bullets, social disobedience, disrespect to the elderly, psychological and physical bullying, the bad business of drug dealing and in-school terror.

Vidas’ Tree

Vidas’ Tree

Five friends cut class and go to a nearby forest to consume drugs. There they find a majestic tree where they fall asleep. They hallucinate that a humanoid serpent entraps them, accuses them of disobedient and, as punishment, she will eat them alive.