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Guatemalan filmmaker rebel Jayro Bustamante: “Ibero-America needs a catharsis in the face of oppressors and dictatorships”

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The film "La Llorona", with 11 nominations, is the most acclaimed film of the 2021 Platino Ibero-American Film and Audiovisual Awards together with the Colombian production "El olvido que seremos", which implies a recognition of great "value" for its director, Guatemalan Jayro Bustamente.

"It's a very nice thing," Bustamente told Efe news agency in an interview about the awards, since "it is the (film) industry itself that gives value" to the prizes.

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