The Sutherland School

Film Block:         Cinema:  LAB 2          Date: 01.03.18          Time: 11.30-1.00 PM

The Sutherland School

Director: Iñaki Velasquez

Country: Chile 

Runtime: 25 min

Genre:  Drama / Human Rights / Women 


In the midst of a media scandal due to multiple complaints about the admission process in the Sutherland School, Leticia (46) – the head of the language department, begins to organise a group of teachers to remove the new headmaster, a British businessman that promotes discrimination. Based on a true story…

Rated: 15




Iñaki Velasquez is a film director and executive producer at Prismático Cine, an audiovisual production company founded in 2014 by film students in Santiago, Chile. Films have been screened at some of the most important film festivals in Chile and the world (Montreal, Rio de Janeiro, Palm Springs, Rome, among others) including NRFF Amsterdam, where ‘Victoria Rosana Maite picked up best LGBT drama, in 2017.

He is also a film critic at Galaxia Up.