16 Sep
20:00

"You programs" cycle

Every Monday at 8 pm a different date with the best cinema in the original version. Four cycles every month for all tastes: lovers of theater and dance, addicted to the "worst" cinema of all time, devotees of immortal cinema or one who shouts against barbarism. Cinema in good company in your Hueco.

Original title: The snake's hug
Year: 2015
Duration: 125 min.
Country Colombia
Direction: Ciro Guerra
Screenplay: Jacques Toulemonde, Ciro Guerra
Music: Nascuy Linares
Photography: David Gallego (B&W)
Cast: Nilbio Torres, Antonio Bolívar, Jan Bijvoet, Brionne Davis, Yauenkü Migue, Luigi Sciamanna, Nicolás Cancino
Producer: Co-production Colombia-Venezuela-Argentina; Lunar City Productions / Buffalo Productions / Caracol Television / Dago García Producciones / MC Producciones / Nortesur Producciones
Genre: Adventures. Drama | Nature

Synopsis

Karamakate was once a powerful Amazon shaman; He is the last survivor of his town and lives deep in the jungle. It has been years of total solitude, which have turned it into "chullachaqui", an empty shell of man, deprived of emotions and memories. But his lonely life turns upside down the day when Evan, an American ethnobotanist in search of the yakruna, a powerful hidden plant, capable of teaching to dream comes to his remote lair. Karamakate agrees to accompany Evan in his search and together they embark on a trip to the heart of the jungle in which the past, present and future are confused, and in which the shaman will recover his lost memories. (FILMAFFINITY)

Awards

2015: Oscar Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Language Film
2015: Cannes Film Festival: Fortnight Filmmakers: Art Cinema Award
2015: San Sebastian Festival: Official Competitive Section ("Horizontes Latinos")
2015: Mar del Plata Festival: Best Film - Astor de Oro
2015: Independent Spirit Awards: Nominated for Best Foreign Film
2015: Macondo Awards: 8 awards including best film and director
2015: Ariel Awards: Best Latin American Film
2015: 4 Phoenix Awards: Best Director, Photography, Original Music and Sound
2015: Hamptons International Film Festival: special mention - film
2015: Havana Festival: Best Original Music and Best Editing
2015: Lima Festival: Best Film
2015: Forqué Awards: Nominated for Best Latin American Film
2016: Platino Awards: 7 awards including best film and direction
2016: South Awards: Nominated for Best Makeup

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