Daughter of the Lake

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Daughter of the Lake (Hija de la laguna)

Directed by Ernesto Cabellos Damián

  • Peru 2015; 87 min
  • Original version: Spanish, English
  • Genre: Documentary

Synopsis

At the height of the Peruvian gold rush, Nelida, an Andean woman able to communicate with water spirits, uses her powers to prevent a mining corporation from destroying the body of water she considers her mother. A gold deposit valued at billions of dollars lies just beneath Nelida’s lakes and leads farmers and Latin America’s biggest gold producer into conflict.

Production

  • GUARANGO CINE Y VIDEO

    Nuria Frigola Torrent