Al Sur de la Inocencia (2014)

Al Sur de la Inocencia is a 2014 romance, drama directed by Héctor M. Valdez.


After returning to the Dominican Republic from college, Vera finds out that her step brother, Andres, has dropped out of his MBA and that her step father has not been seen around the house for a few days.

That night she meets Santiago, a charming photographer, who quickly invites her to the south of the country: a region she longs to see. Meanwhile, Andres stumbles upon a devastating reality about his father that forces him to flee along with Vera and Santiago to the south to avoid facing the truth.

It becomes a journey self discovery and freedom, where Vera and Andres witness the cycle of life and earn the courage to step into adulthood.


Christian Alvarez ... Andres
Sarah Jorge ... Vera
Frank Perozo ... Santiago



About The Director

Héctor M. Valdez was born on July 1, 1989 in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

From an early age he showed inclination for storytelling, making his first experiments with a video camera at 7 years of age.

He made his first short film in 2009 entitled "El Fallo (The Failure)" and received positive reviews in his native country.