Magazine article Screen International

Proimágenes Colombia Chief Hails Cannes Success

Magazine article Screen International

Proimágenes Colombia Chief Hails Cannes Success

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Proimágenes Colombia director Claudia Triana hailed "an important exposure of new talents" as Ciro Guerra's Embrace Of The Serpent (El Abrazo de la Serpiente) and César Augusto Acevado's Land And Shade (La Tierra Y La Sombra) picked up a quartet of prestigious prizes on the Croisette.

Embrace Of The Serpent, produced by Screen 'Future Leader' Cristina Gallego, earned the Art Cinema Award in Directors' Fortnight and uses a dual timeline to trace the journey of two scientists across the Amazon.

First-time filmmaker Acevado's Land And Shade won the France 4 Visionary Award in Critics' Week and explores a rekindling of passion in a woman when her ex-husband returns to care for their ailing son.

Acevado also won the Caméra d'Or and the film earned the Society Of Dramatic Authors And Composers SACD Prize. …

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