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After Words (2015)

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Jane, a bookish introvert, loses her job as a librarian and spirals downward into depression. The library and all of its books gave her life a meaning. Jane contemplates suicide and decides to see something beautiful before she dies, traveling to tropical, picturesque Costa Rica. Once there she meets a younger man named Juan, a charming, charismatic tour guide who makes his living off the many single female tourists who come to town. Together, they embark on an adventure into the heart of Costa Rica. The awkward pair experience a transformational journey where Juan reads his first book and Jane comes to appreciate what "Pura Vida" ("Pure Life") has to offer in a way that may change her plans to "end it all" in paradise.


Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 21st, 2015 (Limited)
MPAA Rating: Not Rated
Running Time: 91 minutes
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Keywords: Mid-Life Crisis, Costa Rica, Early / Simultaneous Video on Demand release, Romance, Cross-Culture Romance, May / December Romance, Fired, Depression
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Contemporary Fiction
Production Companies: Mano a Mano Films, Classic Pictures
Production Countries: United States

Leading Cast


Supporting Cast

Jenna Ortega    Anna
Jackie Torres    Carmen
Yvette Thor    Anne
Sonni Paisley    Bikini Shop Employee
Ron Canada    Nelson
Teresa Cuevas    Library Patron in Costa Rica
Alvaro Chavez    Zip Line Instructor
Pablo Cesar Rodriguez    Diego

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Production and Technical Credits

Joel Silverman    Screenwriter
Juan Feldman    Producer
Christian Calderon    Producer
Shannon Campbell    Producer
Olga Disima De Loyo    Executive Producer
Salvador Lleo De La Fe    Executive Producer
Ana Lisa Meltrozo    Executive Producer
Celine Diano    Production Designer
Christian Calderon    Editor
Andrew Gross    Composer
Salvador Lleo De La Fe    Director of Photography

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August 21st, 2015


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