Friday, April 10, 2020
East Building, SECU Auditorium
(2018) Directed by Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego. Written by Maria Camila Arias and Jacques Toulemonde. (125 min.) Unrated (R suggested)
Spanish, Wayuu, and Wiwa with English subtitles
Indigenous people fall from grace when the allure of criminal wealth tempts them from their traditions. Set in a remote region of Colombia, this original take on the crime drama unfolds over decades to depict a family’s rise and subsequent corruption.
“Part anthropological study, part rise-and-fall epic, and all-out mesmerizing” (Rolling Stone).