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RosaChumbePosterCritically acclaimed Rosa Chumbe is a rare film from Peru where the multiculturalism and multiracialism of Peruvien society is present everywhere.

Rosa is a mature police officer with both a gambling and a drinking problem. She lives with her daughter Sheila, who has a little baby. One day, after a big fight between them, Sheila steals her mother's savings and storms out of the house leaving her baby behind. Rosa is forced to spend some time with her grandson. Something changes inside her heart of stone. However, everything takes a wrong turn one night. Only a miracle can save her.

Directed by Jonatan Relayze, Peru, 2016, Drama, 75 min, Spanish with English subtitles.

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DVD Purchase: $345



Austin International Film Festival of the Americas , Winner Jury Award - Best Feature Film

Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, Winner - Best Actress, Liliana Trujillo, Special Mention - International Official Selection

Lima Latin American Film Festival, Winner - Best Peruvian Film, Jonatan Relayze (director)

Montreal World Film Festival , Winner FIPRESCI Prize, First Films Competition -Jonatan Relayze and special mention for first feature film

Rosa Chumbe - 1er Trailer from ArtMattan Productions on Vimeo.