CANCELLED - 36th Chicago Latino Film Festival - 'Cholitas'Wednesday, 22 April, 2020
Location: Health and Science Center, Room 1234
Director Jaime Murciego and Pablo Iraburu
Spanish & Aymara w/ English subtitles
Synopsis: Five Bolivian indigenous women are involved in a unique expedition. As a symbol of liberation and empowerment, they propose to climb the highest mountain in America. They climb wearing their traditional skirts. They are more than climbers, they are brave women who find in the mountain a space to feel free, happy and alive. Their adventure will show the world an inspiring way to be a woman, to live tradition and to relate to Mother Nature.