The Facilitator (2013)

  • Drama
  • 1h 35m

Miguel, a successful businessman, evicted by terminal cancer, asks his daughter Elena to return to Ecuador to accompany him in his illness. The relationship between them is cold and tense; She is dedicated to alcohol and drugs, so Miguel asks her to go to her grandfather’s house for a while. Grandfather and uncles, in the old hacienda house they live their physical, economic and social decline, longing for the heyday. There Elena is reunited with Galo, a childhood friend who invites her to participate in a minga for cleaning the irrigation canal. She is impacted by the indigenous culture and the spectacular Andean landscapes, and becomes involved with Galo in the organization of the communities.

Director

Victor Arregui

Producer

Isabella Parra

Language

Spanish

Subtitles

English