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The Heiresses (2019)

98min Drama
  • Distributor:Distrib Films
  • Director:Marcelo Martinessi
  • Cast:Ana Brun (Chela), Margarita Irun (Chiquita), Ana Ivanova (Angy), Nilda Gonzalez (Pati)
  • Technical Specs:Aspect Ratio 2.35:1
  • Synopsis:

    Chela and Chiquita are both descended from wealthy families in Asunción and have been together for over 30 years. But recently, their financial situation has worsened and they begin selling off their inherited possessions. But when their debts lead to Chiquita being imprisoned on fraud charges, Chela is forced to face a new reality. Driving for the first time in years, she begins to provide a local taxi service to a group of elderly wealthy ladies. As Chela settles into her new life, she encounters the much younger Angy, forging a fresh and invigorating new connection. Chela finally begins to break out of her shell and engage with the world, embarking on her own personal, intimate revolution.

Theatrical
Exclusive (6)

Opened 01/16/2019

Key Dates

  • 02/16/2018 - Berlin International Film Festival (Germany)
  • 03/01/2018 - Cartagena International Film Festival (Colombia)
  • 03/17/2018 - Vilnius International Film Festival (Lithuania)
  • 04/07/2018 - Istanbul Film Festival (Turkey)
  • 04/21/2018 - Moscow Film Festival (Russia)
  • 05/05/2018 - Jeonju International Film Festival (South Korea)
  • 05/20/2018 - Puerto Rico Queer Film Festival (Puerto Rico)
  • 05/26/2018 - Transylvania International Film Festival (Romania)
  • 06/01/2018 - Molodist International Film Festival (Ukraine)
  • 06/06/2018 - Seattle International Film Festival (USA)
  • 06/14/2018 - Cabourg Film Festival (France)
  • 06/16/2018 - Sydney Film Festival (Australia)
  • 06/17/2018 - Frameline Film Festival (USA)
  • 06/23/2018 - Edinburgh International Film Festival (UK)
  • 07/14/2018 - Maine International Film Festival (USA)
  • 07/25/2018 - Guanajuato International Film Festival (Mexico)
  • 08/05/2018 - Lima Film Festival (Peru)
  • 08/18/2018 - Gramado Film Festival (Brazil)
  • 09/04/2018 - Martha's Vineyard Film Festival (USA)
  • 09/21/2018 -
  • 09/23/2018 - Helsinki International Film Festival (Finland)
  • 09/26/2018 - El Gouna International Film Festival (Egypt)
  • 10/06/2018 - Film Festival Cologne (Germany)
  • 10/06/2018 - Love & Pride Film Festival (Singapore)
  • 10/07/2018 - Vancouver International Film Festival (Canada)
  • 10/14/2018 - Seattle Queer Film Festival (USA)
  • 10/23/2018 - QCinema International Film Festival (Philippines)
  • 11/02/2018 - St. Louis International Film Festival (USA)
  • 11/04/2018 - Virginia Film Festival (USA)
  • 11/08/2018 - Stockholm International Film Festival (Sweden)
  • 11/12/2018 - Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival (Taiwan)
  • 11/17/2018 - Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival (Estonia)
  • 11/18/2018 - Lisbon & Sintra Film Festival (Portugal)
  • 11/18/2018 - Latin American Film Festival (USA)
  • 11/19/2018 - Paris premiere (France)
  • 01/07/2019 - Palm Springs International Film Festival (USA)
  • 02/22/2019 - Bengaluru International Film Festival (India)
  • 03/05/2019 - DVD premiere (Netherlands)
  • 07/16/2019 - Transatlantyk Film Festival (Poland)
  • 11/13/2020 - RTP 2 TV premiere (Portugal)
  • 02/17/2021 - TV premiere (Germany)

Box Office Results | Domestic

 Week 1
01/11-01/17
Week 2
01/18-01/24
Week 3
01/25-01/31
Week 4
02/01-02/07
Week 5
02/08-02/14
Week 6
02/15-02/21
Week 7-15
02/22-05/03
weekend0113041844423161940100216832
cume29281716238904421454433749267739485088473948545537394862985739486456773948650537394868063739487140373948718737394873948
 WeekendWeeklyLocations 
WeekGross $% Chg.Gross $% Chg.## Chg.Per Theatre
Average
1 | 01/11/2019-01/17/2019$0-$2,928-1-$2,928
2 | 01/18/2019-01/24/2019$11,3040 %$14,234386.1 %21$7,117
3 | 01/25/2019-01/31/2019$18,44463.2 %$21,74252.7 %64$3,624
4 | 02/01/2019-02/07/2019$2,316-87.4 %$3,241-85.1 %3-3$1,080
5 | 02/08/2019-02/14/2019$1,940-16.2 %$2,192-32.4 %1-2$2,192
6 | 02/15/2019-02/21/2019$1,002-48.4 %$4,930124.9 %43$1,233
7 | 02/22/2019-02/28/2019$985-1.7 %$1,617-67.2 %3-1$539
8 | 03/01/2019-03/07/2019$2,257129.1 %$3,669126.9 %52$734
9 | 03/08/2019-03/14/2019$5,512144.2 %$8,432129.8 %61$1,405
10 | 03/15/2019-03/21/2019$1,141-79.3 %$1,582-81.2 %4-2$396
11 | 03/22/2019-03/28/2019$486-57.4 %$486-69.3 %2-2$243
12 | 03/29/2019-04/04/2019$1,868284.4 %$3,010519.3 %20$1,505
13 | 04/05/2019-04/11/2019$2,82751.3 %$3,34011 %31$1,113
14 | 04/26/2019-05/02/2019$470-83.4 %$470-85.9 %1-2$470
15 | 05/03/2019-05/09/2019$1,286173.6 %$2,075341.5 %10$2,075
 Total$73,948 

Total Includes Full Week Grosses for Weeks 1-15

Box Office Results | Worldwide

Domestic TotalInternational TotalWorldwide Total
$78,473
(9.7%)
$732,723
(90.3%)
$811,196
(100%)