Tambogrande: Remembering Godofredo García Baca

     |    Thursday, der 31. March 2011

  Anyone who has watched the realeyz.tv film Tambogrande will remember Godofredo García Baca. He was the 65 year old mango and lemon grower who acted as a voice for the residentsin a small town in northern Peru. He articulated the demands of the people, analyzed the situations they were facing and implemented strategies to 

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Acceptance Speech of Father Marco Arana, Winner of the Cinema for Peace Human Rights Award

     |    Wednesday, der 23. February 2011

Father Marco Arana (pictured here with Bianca Jagger), the Catholic priest who supports indigenous Peruvians in protecting their eco-system in opposition to foreign mining companies, received the Cinema for Peace Human Rights Award. Arana and the surveillance operation and intimidation campaign mounted against him are the subjects of Stephanie Boyd’s (CHOROPAMPA, TAMBOGRANDE, co-directed with Ernesto 

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Welcome to our realeyz blog …

     |    Friday, der 12. February 2010

We, the FDCL, are film partners at realeyz.tv for two documentary films about Peru, Choropampa- The Price of Gold and Tambogrande – Mangos, Murder, Mining. We’re going to break the realeyz.tv blog guidelines a little by writing a somewhat longer article than usual as our first post. We’re not going to bore but we think 

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The Filmmakers of TAMBOGRANDE

     |    Friday, der 6. November 2009

Ernesto Cabellos and Stephanie Boyd Ernesto Cabellos (Producer-Director) When Ernesto and a handful of aspiring young Peruvians founded the Production Company Guarango 13 years ago, Ernesto paid the bills by moonlighting as a taxidriver in Lima’s traffic-choked streets. Under the tutelage of award-winning Swiss filmmaker Stefan Kaspar, Ernesto began producing film and video shorts with 

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