ICAROS – Trailer en español

Icaros explores the profound spiritual universe of the Shipibo indigenous people who live by the Ucayali river, one of the main tributaries of the Peruvian Amazon.
Young Mokan Rono sets out on a fascinating journey to discover the ancestral knowledge of ayahuasca, mentored by a wise shaman and by his mother Wasanyaca, a master healer.

Icaros explora el profundo universo espiritual del pueblo indígena Shipibo que habita a orillas del río Ucayali, uno de los principales afluentes de la Amazonía Peruana.
El joven Mokan Rono inicia un fascinante viaje en el ancestral conocimiento de la ayahuasca, guiado por un sabio chamán y su madre, gran maestra curandera.

REVIEWS

“Icaros, Georgina Barreiro’s gorgeous, meditative foray into the rhythms of the Peruvian Amazon Shipibo tribe and their ayahuasca-led spiritual journeys” (Exberliner)

“Marked by stunning cinematography, the film is an open and sincere look at the traditions of the Shipibo people.” (José García, Cinestel.com)

Director: Georgina Barreiro
Production: Georgina Barreiro – Matias Roth
Cinematography: Leonardo Val
Sound: Emiliano Biaiñ
Editing: Georgina Barreiro
Still photography: Matias Roth
Original Language: Shipibo [Subtitles: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese]

FESTIVALS
Cinélatino, rencontres de Toulouse (France) | Dreamspeakers Film Festival (Canada) | Sydney Latin American Film Festival (Australia) | Ischia Film Festival (Italy) | San Francisco Latino Film Festival (USA) | Vancouver Latin American Film Festival (Canada) | Ayahuasca World Conference (Spain) | Festival de Cine de Lima (Peru) | Lakino Berlín (Germany) | Festival de Cine Latinoamericano y Caribeño Margarita (Venezuela) | Pachamama Cinema de Fronteira (Brazil) | Festival Filmar en América Latina (Switzerland) | Festival de Cine de Mar del Plata (Argentina) | Festival Internacional de Cine de Mérida y Yucatán (Mexico) | Vibgyor Film Festival India) | World Film Festival (Estonia) | Days of Ethnographic Film (Slovenia) FIFEQ (Montreal) | Cinema Planeta (Mexico) Ethnocineca (Austria) BioBio Cine (Chile) | Green Film Festival of Seoul (South Korea) | Festival de Cine Las Américas (USA) | Festival Internacional de Cine de Derechos Humanos (Argentina) | FESAALP (Argentina) | Festiver (Colombia) | NAFA Film Festival (Poland) | ISARS Conference (Greece) | Native Spirit Foundation Film Festival (London) | Ânûû-rû âboro (New Caledonia)/ | Margaret Mead Film Festival (New York) | Red Nation Film Awards (Los Angeles) | Afghanistan Human Rights Film Festival