Qulqi Chaleco/Vest Made of Money
(1999, 22 min. Narrative) BOLIVIA
Director: Patricio Luna (Aymara)
Produced by: CEFREC-CAIB
In Aymara with English subtitles.
In this dramatization of a traditional Aymara tale, Satuco hoards
money in a vest that he never removes, not even to sleep. When
signs tell of his coming death, he shares his secret with a neighborand
the results are eternal.
Image credit: Patricio Luna
- photograph by Amalia Córdova, NMAI