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Birds of Passage

  • Carbon Arc Cinema 1747 Summer Street Halifax Canada (map)

Cristina Gallego, Ciro Guerra / Colombia, Mexico, Denmark / 2019 / 125m / 14A

Spanish and Wayuu with English subtitles

The origins of the Colombian drug trade, as seen through eyes of an indigenous Wayuu family that becomes involved in the booming business of selling marijuana to American youth in the 70s. When greed, passion and honor collide, a fratricidal war breaks out and puts their lives, culture and ancestral traditions at stake. From the creators of Embrace of the Serpent.

Earlier Event: April 5