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BURWA DII EBO (2008). Directed by Veronica Bollow & the Igar Yala Collective. (Feature Film/Fiction.) 100 mins.  Kuna & Spanish with English subtitles.

Burwa Dii Ebo (The Wind and the Water) is a Panamanian feature film about two Kuna indian teenagers who are confronted with the complexity of their world and the identity struggles of cultural difference.


Screened at:

  • Sundance Film Festival 2008
  • Imagine Native Film Festival; Toronto, Canada. October 2009. Won Best Dramatic Feature.
  • SanFic 5; Santiago, Chile. Won Best Piture in Latin American competition.
  • Vancouver International Film Festival. Vancouver, Canada. October 2009.
  • Miami International Film Festival. Miami, Florida. 2009.
  • Houston Annual Latin Wave Film Festival. Houston, Texas. 2009.
  • Chicago Independent Film Festival. Chicago, Illinoise.
  • Trinidad & Tobago Film Festival. September 2009.
  • Festival Internacional de cine de San Juan de Puerto Rico.
  • Bahamas International Film Festival. December 2010.
  • Festival Internacional del Nuevo Cine Latinoamericano. Cuba.
  • FMX Festival de Mexico: FCinema Global 2010. Mexico.
  • VIII World Film Festival of Bangkok. Bangkok, Thailand. November 2010.
  • The Power of Chocolate Festival. WAshington, D.C. February 2010.
  • The Agua Caliente Film Festival. Palm Springs. 2010.




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