Juanicas World Premiere at RIDM

Karina Garcia Casanova’s first feature length documentary Juanicas premieres at RIDM this month – check out the screening times and trailer below.


Juanicas is an intimate and bittersweet portrait of a Mexican immigrant family affected by mental illness. For over ten years, filmmaker Karina Garcia Casanova has been documenting her complex relationship with her mother and brother, both suffering from bipolar disorder. When her brother commits suicide, she attempts to make sense of this event and come to terms with her our past.


November 15, 2014 – 9 pm  - Excentris – with French subtitles

November 20, 2014 – 6 pm – Cinema du Parc – with English subtitles.

Tickets can be purchased online on the RIDM site.