Kalamata ShortDocs

Creative Documentary Center
The film is available for a certain number of online screenings during the festival.

The Journey of Javier Heraud

Ariarca, grandniece of the poet Javier Heraud, opens the trunk of memories and discovers a story to tell: His great-uncle, poet and guerrilla fighter was murdered at the age of 21 in the jungle of Peru in 1963. Despite from his young age, Javier Heraud left a fundamental poetic work for Peruvian poetry. Ariarca is the same age as when her great-uncle died.

SCREENINGS: 18.06 PATRAS 21:00  /  19.06 KALAMATA 23:00  /  27.06 SPARTA (PIOP) 21:00 

  • Credits:
    • Director: Javier Corcuera
    • Production: Hugo Carmona for Quechua Films
    • Involved TV Channel TvPerú
  • Awards

    The film won the script development award of the Ibermedia Program, the Documentary Feature Award from the Ministry of Culture of Peru and is a Hispanic-Peruvian co-production of Quechua Films Peru, La Mula Producciones and Tamboura Films.

    *Data is limited to before submission to PelDocFest


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