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LOS FANTASMAS DEL CARIBE

by Felipe Monroy

synopsis

The director returns to Colombia after ten years of absence. He is going to confront his family and their painful memories in a home that, like his country, is marked by violence. At the same time, the country is also confronting its past through a peace process that wants to leave behind more than 50 years of war. Can one make peace with one's own story? Can one come to terms with oneself and forgive, despite indelible scars?

original title: Los fantasmas del Caribe
country: Switzerland, France, Colombia
year: 2018
genre: documentary
directed by: Felipe Monroy
film run: 89'
screenplay: Felipe Monroy
cinematography by: Alain Arnaud
film editing: Yaël Bitton, Gabriel Gonzalez
producer: José Michel Buhler, Camille Laemle, Consuelo Castillo
production: Adok Films, Les Films d'Ici