Utama

MENA premiere (Middle East and North Africa)

Bolivia, Uruguay, France | Spanish | Color | 87 m
Subtitles: English, Arabic

In the Bolivian highlands, an elderly couple has been living the same daily routine for years. When an uncommonly long drought threatens this routine, they face the dilemma of resisting or being defeated by the passage of time.  

Director

Alejandro Loayza Grisi  

Bio: A Bolivian director. He began his artistic career in still photography and entered the world of cinema through cinematography. Attracted by the stories that can be told through images, he ventured into writing and directing during the preparation of his first feature film UTAMA. The film won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival.  

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