The Colombian Amazon is suffering a wave of suicides among the indigenous youth of their ancestral communities, the thick green of this jungle also arrived to the capital, the city and its men of light skin. They are different cultures in the frenzied friction of our time, it is a generation of young people born of this encounter that are hanging themselves before the mirages of a foreign world. A look at what it means to be young from an ancestral culture in this global and often discriminating world.
Dirty Mac Docs in co-production with RTVC Señal Colombia and Tourmalet Films
Festivals and Awards:
– Honorary Mention, Festival Dok.Fest – Germany, 2015.
– Official Selection, Regard Neuf, Festival Visions du Reel – Switzerland, 2015.
– Official selection, Seminci – International Cinema Week of Valladolid, Spain, 2015.
– Official selection, Ibero-American Film Festival of Huelva, Spain, 2015.
– Official Selection, International Film Festival of Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, 2015.
– Official Selection, Oaxaca Film Festival, Mexico, 2015.
– Latin American Selection in Perspective, New Latin American Film Festival La Habana, Cuba, 2015.