Ciro Guerra and Cristina Gallego mix ethnography and classical genre filmmaking to vibrant, if lumbering effect.
Embrace of the Serpent director Ciro Guerra returns with a full-bore narco saga set in rural Colombia.
The French provocateur will be joined by Ciro Guerra and Debra Granik at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival.
Claire Denis, Yorgos Lanthimos and Terrence Malick could be competing for this year’s Palme d’Or.
Ciro Guerra’s film is a stark reminder of the destructive nature of European colonialism.
By Matt Thrift
Ciro Guerra’s psychedelic Amazonian odyssey is one of year’s most potent and strikingly original films.
Embrace of the Serpent director Ciro Guerra on the logistical and spiritual challenge of shooting in a rainforest.