One of the most celebrated Mexican films of the 1990s, DESERTED SEAS (DESIERTOS MARES) was the winner of three Ariels (the Mexican Academy Award) in 1994: Best Director, Best Screenplay, and Best Original Stor...展开y. The film centers around the figure of a veteran filmmaker, with three other people circling around the pivotal character. While trying to finish his latest film, the director must cope with the losses in his life--a recently deceased father, and a wife who has left him--that have driven him to drink. But when a beautiful young filmmaker enters his life, he sees in her the chance to get his life and film back on track. DESERTED SEAS was directed by
Jos?Luis Garc Agraz, a critical and awards darling in Mexico.