Kanchari'y/To Light the Spirit
(2002, 45 min.) BOLIVIA
Director: Reynaldo Yujra (Aymara)
Produced by: CEFREC-CAIB
In Aymara and Quechua with English subtitles.
In a collective production, an Aymara filmmaker follows the Kallawayas,
healers and spiritual leaders of the Chari community of La Paz,
to learn about the indigenous reality of the region. Traditional
medicine practices are documented, providing insights into the
Kallawaya world view.
Image credit: Kanchari'y/To
Light the Spirit