The Vigil

La Vigilia(Perú, 2010) – Directed by Augusto Tamayo

Feature Film, 95 min – Spanish w/English Subtitles

The Vigil is a thriller film that tells the story of the relationship established between two opposite characters that share an intense and strange night in today’s Lima. Edgardo Chocano, a westernized Peruvian intellectual of the upper class and a low class girl on the run from a gang of criminals. Its main theme deals with the possibility of an understanding between this two contradicting characters.

***Sponsored by the Consulate of Perú in Chicago

Consulado General del Peru en Chicago