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Ixcanul
Archived: Ixcanul - Volcano (2015)

director: Jayro Bustamante

composer: Pascual Reyes
With: María Mercedes Coroy, María Telón, Manuel Manuel Antún, a.o.

Archived
duration: 93 minutes
Explore Zone , Drama, Youth / Coming-Of-Age

Official Selection - In Competition
Film Fest Gent - Ixcanul

Longing to discover the world on the other side of the mountain, María seduces a coffee harvester who wants to escape to the USA. When this man leaves her behind, María discovers her own culture from a new perspective. "A young Mayan woman finds herself at a crossroads between ancient and modern worlds in 'Ixcanul', a transporting, hypnotically beautiful debut feature from Guatemalan director Jayro Bustamante." (Variety)

Credits

director: Jayro Bustamante
composer: Pascual Reyes
producer: Jayro Bustamante
screenplay: Jayro Bustamante
Editor: Cesar Diaz
Cinematography: Luis Armando Arteaga

production company: La Casa de Production

More info

dialogue: Spanosh, Maya
subtitles: Dutch/Fr subt.
country: Guatemala - France
year: 2015

Filmography

JAYRO BUSTAMANTE (1977): Cuando Sea Grande (2012, short), Ixcanul (2015).

Technical Specs

format: DCP

Photos

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