Patient

In Patient a young woman struggles to beat her recent cancer diagnosis, all while her mother persistently fights the bureaucratic health care system in Colombia.

Jorge Caballero Jorge Caballero
DIRECTOR

Jorge is a co-founder of the production company GusanoFilms based in Barcelona and Bogota. His films have been selected in prestigious festivals around the world like IDFA, SXSW, Cinema Du Reel,... more»

Rosa M. Ramos Rosa M. Ramos
PRODUCER

Rosa is a production manager of GusanoFilms Bogota. She’s produced several documentaries including Bagatela (Colombian National Prize, BAFICI Human Rights Prize, Guadalajara Feisal Prize) and... more»

Additional Credits

Carol Ann Figueroa
SCREENWRITER

Lukas Jaramillo
CINEMATOGRAPHER

Alejandro Molano
SOUND RECORDIST

Elias Leon Siminiani
FILM EDITING CONSULTANT

Patient constructs a portrait of a Colombian mother facing the daily bureaucracy of the health system, while her daughter seems to lose the fight against cancer that was diagnosed several months ago.”

Genre: Documentary