Chauncey -Theater 2 Tue, Mar 8 7:00 PM
Series Info
Series:Bijou Horizons
Film Info
Rating:Not Rated
Runtime:97 minutes
Director:Melina Leon
Year Released:2019
Production Country:Peru


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Presented by the Bijou Film Board, and as part of Bijou's Horizons program.
FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $7.00 for the general public!

"Song Without A Name is a true original, at once rooted in a raw emotional reality but told with the striking beauty of a dream. Writer-director Melina León is definitely one to watch."—Ian Freer, Empire Magazine

"Atmospheric, evocative, and artful... You are completely enthralled and enraptured."—Claudia Puig, FilmWeek

Georgina Condori is a heavily pregnant Andean peasant woman living in a bare wooden shack in a coastal shanty town close to the capital, Lima. Lured into the city by a radio advert promising free "medical assistance", she gives birth to her baby at a downtown clinic. The staff take her newborn daughter away, apparently for routine checks, but never return her.

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