Ixcanul (2015)

  • Drama
  • 1h 33m

María, a seventeen-year-old Mayan (Kaqchikel) girl, lives on the slopes of an active volcano in Guatemala. An arranged marriage awaits her, but her suitor must first spend months working in the city. It is a world María knows nothing of, but is forced to grapple with when problems arise. The film was selected as the Guatemalan entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 88th Academy Awards.

Director

Jayro Bustamante

Language(s)

Maya, Spanish

Subtitle(s)

English