From Bolivia to Paraguay, the best of Latin American cinema

Julio Feo Zarandieta's chronicle about the two films that he liked the most in the 2022nd Toulouse Latin American Film Festival: Utama by Alejandro Loayza and Eami by Paz Encina.

By Julio Feo Zarandieta

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - In this chronicle, I tell you about the two films that I liked the most in the official feature film competition of the 2022nd Toulouse Latin American Film Festival, and that I highly recommend from a selection of twelve feature films, including five firsts.

UTAMA: A BOLIVIAN PEARL BY ALEJANDRO LOAYZA

With awards at the 39th edition of Films in Progress (Toulouse/Lima) in 2021 and at Sundance 2022, the film has given an excellent calling card and confirmed its reputation. "Utama" (Our Homeland), which carries the French title "The Forgotten Land . . .

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