TUYUKU (AHUEHUETE) (2019, dir. Nicolás Rojas Sánchez)

2018 | Mexico | DCP | Color | 23 min.

Direction: Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Script: Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Production: Erik Baeza | Casandra Casasola | Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Production Company: Pulque Films | SinFoko Films

Photography: Casandra Casasola | Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Edition: Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Sound: Arturo Capur | Casandra Casasola | Ricardo Lameiras | Nicolás Rojas Sánchez

Music: Malitzin Cortés

FICM Awards: Ojo for Mexican Short Documentary

Year of Participation at FICM: 2019

SYNOPSIS: The legend of an ancient tree that gave birth to Yosonuviko, the cloud people, reenters the collective memory through the ancient language of rain, Sa’an Savi, evoking the fragility of the human condition amid nature’s immensity. A metaphor for life over time that reminds us of the importance of coexistence with nature.