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“Queens” and “Raíz”: Peruvian films triumph at the Berlin Film Festival

Peruvian double at the Berlinale! Peruvian filmsQueens” and “Root” have achieved recognition from the judges of the prestigious Berlin Film Festival.

“Reinas”, a film directed by Klaudia Reynicke and starring Abril Gjurinovic, won the Grand Prix in the Generation Kplus section, while “Raíz”, directed by Franco García Becerra and featuring the performance of Alberth Merma, received a mention. special.

In this way, the performance of the cast of “Queens” has been praised by specialists, highlighting that “they work together and with great symmetry,” compiled the EFE news agency.

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Reynicke celebrated the success of her film through her social networks, sharing a photo where she is seen happy celebrating the award.

After that he added in RPP: “I was spending months in Europe, but I had that need and desire to reconnect with my country. I wanted to collaborate and create with other Peruvians. It is a type of adult collection. “I left as a girl and wanted to reconnect in my own way.”

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For its part, “Raíz” was applauded at its premiere at the prominent festival. This film that explores the negative effects of mining on native communities was recorded in Quispicanchi, Cusco.

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Source: Elcomercio

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