- 1 hr 48 min
Antonieta is a drama. This film is based on a novel by Andrés Henestrosa. It details the journey French psychologist Anna takes to unravel a suicide. She is researching suicides by famous women and becomes fascinated with the one committed by Antonieta Rivas Mercado, a Mexican writer and social activist. Anna travels south to uncover the truth and enters into a world of political unrest. However, this turmoil doesn't appear the reason behind her subjects desire for early death.
Overall, this movie is dark ride into the depths of human emotions. Why do some females take their own lives? This tale offers up a classic reason.