Ixcanul-Volcano [Ixcanul]


Directed By: Jayro Bustamante

January 21, 2015 / Maya Spanish / 93 mins

On the slopes of an active volcano in Guatemala, a marriage is arranged for 17-year-old María by her Kaqchikel parents. This first ever feature film shot in the Kaqchikel language explores the complex position of marginalized indigenous Guatemalans.

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IMDB Movie Page: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4135844

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Screened Semesters:

  • 2017 Winter
  • Winter 2023

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