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Subtitled in English and Portuguese
Utama | Alejandro Loayza Grisi | BOL, URY, FRA | 87’
In the middle of a drought, which seems will bury all forms of subsistence in the arid Bolivian highlands, a quechua couple of elders lives his last days, facing disease, death and climate change, while they refuse to migrate to the city
in spite of all the family attempts.
Winner of the Wold Cinema Drama Award in the last edition of the Sundance Film Festival, "Utama" is quickly gathering momentum and becoming one of the highlights of the year, thanks to its original vision of the old dichotomy between countryside and urban viewpoints, always seasoned by its ecological soul.