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LA LOTERIA

Valentina is a curious girl who is obsessed with the town fair. One night when she goes with her parents, impulsively decides to enter that unknown world full of mystery, where she will play the game "The Lottery", and each card will be part of a horror anthology that brings together a series of short stories, which will transform Valentina's life in a carousel of horror from which she will not be able to escape... the first to complete "The Lottery" wins! But this is not a game of chance.

  • Vadir Sottelo
    Director
  • Vadir Sottelo
    Writer
  • Ale Martínez
    Writer
  • Novatrice Studios
    Producer
  • Sigrid Pimentel
    Key Cast
  • Dana Karvelas
    Key Cast
  • Karla Moya
    Key Cast
  • Paulino Partida
    Key Cast
  • Yuri Castillo
    Key Cast
  • Paula Castillo
    Key Cast
  • Mina Ferrete
    Key Cast
  • Mariana Marin
    Key Cast
  • Sandra Becerril
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
    Feature
  • Genres:
    Horror, Fantasy, Suspense, Sci-fi, Thriller
  • Runtime:
    1 hour 10 minutes
  • Completion Date:
    February 25, 2022
  • Production Budget:
    150,000 USD
  • Country of Origin:
    Mexico
  • Country of Filming:
    Mexico
  • Language:
    Spanish
  • Shooting Format:
    4K
  • Aspect Ratio:
    16:9
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • The Fear Faire Film Festival
    Las Vegas
    United States
    May 13, 2022
    Semi Finalist
  • Neptune movie awards
    Bologna
    Italy
    May 7, 2022
    Official selection
  • Upstate New York film festival
    New York
    United States
    June 3, 2022
    Official selection
  • Macabro Horror International Film festival
    México city
    Mexico
    August 15, 2022
    Latin America
    Official selection / Feature Dark fantasy and Sci-fi section
Director Biography - Vadir Sottelo

Vadir Sottelo: Award-winning writer/director.

He studied the Audiovisual Media Degree in 2007 with a specialty in Cinematography and completed his Master's Degree in Marketing in 2013.

An independent artist who has his own style of narrative and he bet on innovation in the way of telling his stories that he develops with the genres of horror, fantasy and suspense.

As well as impart workshops, classes, conferences and consultancies of: Film production, Art Direction, 3D Animation, Characterization and special effects, among others.

He has exhibited his works in large and diverse International Film Festivals in countries such as: Germany, Canada, Colombia, United States, Spain, Scotland, El Salvador, France, Mexico, India, Italy, and Venezuela.

Highlighting his awards in: Best Short Film of Fiction and Best Art Direction at PREMIOS LATINO 2016 in Marbella, Spain, as well as the outstanding merit for Best Special Effects at Global short films awards 2016 in Cannes, France.

Currently working on two feature film projects with his company Novatrice studios, as Producer and Director, both as anthologies.

He has worked in the Federal Government since 2011, as well as holding the position of General Secretary of Sexual Diversity and Inclusion of a political party in Jalisco, altruistically protecting the rights of the LGBTTTIQ+ community, as well as fighting for the rights of animals.

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