Days of Santiago / Días de Santiago. Josué Méndez, 2004. (83’)

Posted: April 9, 2012 in Perufest 2012
Tags: , ,

WEDNESDAY / MIÉRCOLES   APRIL 25   7:30 PM

Twenty-three year old Santiago returns home from the Peruvian army ill-prepared to cope with the realities of life. Haunted by this violent military past, he is conflicted by is desire for education and his temptation to join his comrades ina decadent life of crime.

Santiago, de 23 años, regresa de la milicia peruana y se enfrenta a las realidades de la vida sin estar preparado. Atormentado por su violento pasado militar, siente un conflicto entre su deseo de educarse y la tentación de unirse a sus compañeros en la decadente vida del crimen.

Awards: Fribourg 2004 Film Festival: Fipresci Prize, Grand Prix; Lima Latin American 2004 Film Festival: Best Actor, Critics Award.

Trailer:

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s