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THE QUISPE GIRLS

by Sebastián Sepúlveda

synopsis

Based on a true story occurred in 1974, this is the tale of sisters Justa, Lucia, and Luciana Quispe, sheperds in the Chilean altiplano who lead a solitary life. A visitor brings news about a law that might change their way of living. This event forces the women to question their existence and relentlessly brings them to a tragic end.

international title: The Quispe Girls
original title: Las niñas Quispe
country: Chile, France, Argentina
sales agent: Pascale Ramonda Paris
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Sebastián Sepúlveda
film run: 83'
release date: FR 04/06/2014
screenplay: Sebastián Sepúlveda
cast: Digna Quispe, Catalina Saavedra, Francisca Gavilán, Alfredo Castro
cinematography by: Inti Briones
film editing: Santiago Otheguy
producer: Juan de Dios Larraín, Pablo Larraín
co-producer: Marc Irmer, Diego Urgoiti-Moinot
production: Dolce Vita Films, Fabula
distributor: Nour Films
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