This edition: Madeinusa
(2006/Peru, 100 min., color, drama, in Spanish with English subtitles) Dir.: Claudia Llosa. Cast: Magaly Solier, Carlos de la Torre, Yiliana Chong, Ubaldo Huamán. In an isolated village in Peru, the people observe the period from Good Friday to Easter Sunday by not recognizing sin and allowing and accepting everything. A young geologist from Lima arrives and changes the destiny of one girl in the village, a 14-year-old named Madeinusa. Discussion guest: Paul Firbas, SUNY Stony Brook.