La teta asustada

Part of: Movies and performances at Strelka


Spain, Peru, 2009
Director: Claudia Llosa
Genre: drama

Young heroine of the film got used to be afraid of life from early childhood. Her mother was raped during the period of fascist government in Peru. Afraid of repeating her mother’s story the girl keeps a potato in her vagina to prevent a possible rape. Meanwhile the potato has its own story and successfully grows, symbolizing the unity between nature and a human being.

Language: Russian

Entrance 18+. Passport is neccesary.

*In the event of bad weather, the screening will be held in a hall. In the event of chilly weather, there are blankets on hand and in the event of rain, there are a limited number of umbrellas.