Film & TV

Miami Jewish Film Festival: Lost Rings and Exploding Toilets in My First Wedding

Page 2 of 2

At the center of the story are Jewish-born Adrián (Daniel Hendler) and Catholic-born Leonora (Natalia Oreiro), ready to celebrate their wedding day. But, ¡sopresa! Nothing goes as planned.

"The story of this movie came about from my actual wedding with Nathalie Cabiron, who is not only my wife of ten years but also my producer, my best friend, and the mother of my child," says Winograd. "When we got married everything went wrong, there were a lot of inconveniences. [The film] was something very, very autobiographical."

Those "inconveniences," just to name a few, involve lost rings, exploding toilets, a bickering priest and a rabbi, and sexy ex-lovers. But, like Adrián says, "Sometimes plans work out better when they get messed up."

Mazel tov.



KEEP MIAMI NEW TIMES FREE... Since we started Miami New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Miami, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Miami New Times staff