Jayro Bustamante / GT, FR, 2019 / 97 min.
A retired general accused of involvement in genocide, a young Mayan woman and the revenge wreaked by a supernatural power: Jayro Bustamante’s third long feature film is based on Guatemala’s bloody past. The result is an original horror tale with political overtones.
La Llorona has screened at several international film festivals including Venice, San Sebastián and London. The film received multiple awards, such as the Fedora Award for Best Film in the Venice Days section.
With short prefilm from Eye's collection
ENG or NLD