Huancavelica, the poorest department of Perú, was the most affected by the political violence of the years 80-'00. Today, people are still affected by the traumas of the past, and due to the poverty and the hard conditions of the Andes their mental health in also affected.
This film describes the basic problems of mental health, the effort being made in order to improve the situation, the obstacles and the things that need to be done...
I did this film for the NGO Médicos del Mundo, in order to help their cause around mental health in Huancavelica, Perú.
Direction & Script: Christina Pitouli, Carles M. Gómez-Quintero
Photography: Carles M. Gómez-Quintero
Sound: Christina Pitouli
Year of production: 2015
Color, 16:9, Stereo