About Cradle Song | Synopsis
In a Florida apartment by the ocean, Frida a transgender woman played by David Wasson, finds herself in need of help after an accident that left her in a wheelchair, she’s expecting Anne. María, played by Lupe Gehrenbeck, a foreigner in need of a place to stay, arrives instead setting in motion an encounter that will question the essence of freedom to the point of contemplating suicide as deliberate and conscious act of free will.
María hides the name of her convoluted country and the fact that her son has been murdered. Frida, her given gender and her self-inflicted accident to guarantee Anne’s visit.
Despite the parallels between being imprisoned in a body and being imprisoned in a country, the two women do not bond.