The Mistery of the Lagoons. Andean Fragments is located in the Venezuelan Andes and depicts a captivating world within a secluded region, where magic is an everyday affair. It will bring the audience back in time through stories told by peasants whose fine sense of humour intertwine the thread that created legends by means of oral tradition, magic realism and songs, revealing their unique cultural traits and a collective consciousness. The documentary boasts one of the country’s highest numbers of official participations in festivals worldwide.

​Screening Info

Saturday November 21 | 3:40 PM

Vancity Theatre, Vancouver.

Free Admission

El Misterio de las lagunas. Fragmentos andinos (The Mistery of the Lagoons. Andean Fragments)

Directed by Atahualpa Lichy

Venezuela | 2011 | 92 min

Spanish with English subtitles