Gunpowder Heart

Claudia and María explore the streets of Guatemala City on a motorcycle. A city of chaos, corruption and noise, but also a city of character and charm. Claudia is temporarily living with her grandfather, a former guerrilla fighter. María lives in a depressing suburb with her mother. One fateful night changes everything for them. Claudia will have to decide whether to accompany María in her plans of revenge, or to follow a peaceful way out.

Trigger warning: Film contains scenes of sexual violence




  • Drama, LGBTIQ+


  • Camila Urrutia

Main Cast

  • Andrea Henry, Vanessa Hernández, Mauricio González, Danilo Cardona, Magdalena Álvarez

Release Year

  • 2019


  • Mins: 87'