tells the story of hundreds of Tibetans each year who make the perilous journey across the Himalayas, the world’s highest mountain range, into India – fleeing the persecution they face in their homeland, which has been occupied by China for more than 60 years.
Dir: Chris Shaw
The first feature filmed entirely in the Aymara language, and focuses on solitary lives of elderly Willka and Phaxsi, in their modest farmhouse nestled over 5,000 metres above sea level in the Andes.
Dir: Oscar Catacora
Esperanza del Oriente (East Hoper)
A boat sets sail from Riberalta to provide medical care for the indigenous people of the village of Portachuelo.
Dir: Patricia Albornoz Ramírez
Metro Passes: Only Silver Screen passes accepted.
UK/Peru/Chile, 104 min