MAMA

Mamá / Mamma
Keinner Meneses / Colombia / Documental / 2016 / 24 min


SYNOPSIS

Mama Agustina is a doctor and  a traditional midwife at the Misak community. For years she has fought to preserve the tradition of her people in contexts of modernity, while she being surrounded by her loneliness.
Mama Agustina es una médica y partera tradicional de la comunidad Misak. Por años ha luchado por conservar la tradición de su pueblo en contextos de modernidad, mientras es acompañada de la soledad.

Festivals / Awards: Corto Circuito Cali.


DIRECTOR

Keinner Meneses was born on December 11, 1996 in the city of Popayan. Since childhood he realized that life is more interesting with stories that accompany it, for that reason when he finished school he decided to study Social Communication, to tell the magic of reality. Currently his time is divided between finishing her studies, being a passionate speaker and  a narrator by culture.