Calipatria

Calipatria

Calipatria is a short-film project by Gerhard Treml and Leo Calice.

Synopsis

Calipatria is the name of a state prison situated in California´s desert. Santiago Cassilas is one the prisoners: 58 years, member of a gang, convicted to life sentence in solitary confinement. Santiago works one hour a day in prison´s garden, and that will be the place where he reveales his feelings, life history, secrets and dreams, beyond prison´s walls.