Voices of the Earth

Voces de la Tierra

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  • Alberto Perrín, Jorge Ruiz
  • Bolivia
  • 1956, 13 min
Language: Spanish

1 childhood 2 Indian mythology 3 voices of nature 4 essence of life: interconnectedness 5 modern era threatens traditional life 6 the cultural influence of colonial towns 7 not just a travelogue: shows social transformation 8 the symbolic meaning of masks in ancient rituals 9 an ancient culture that adapts to the present day 10 Ruiz and Perrín subversively present their country's deformed tourist image

20 In the hands of Jorge Ruiz and Alberto Perrín, a commission from the city La Paz and the Bolivian ministry of foreign affairs becomes a reflection of Indian beliefs in natural elements and the power of masks.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Jorge Ruiz
Exhibition format: 16 mm


The author of the official spot is renowned director Jean-Luc Godard