About the movie

Following a storm and some intense, violent events, three women struggle for survival - also mentally - in the primordial forests of Colombia. In serene images without dialogue, debut director Guerrero gives space to these persecuted women and their brave attempts to escape the violence of war. ‘Oscuro Animal’ has received many awards including Best Picture, Best Cinematography and Best Director at the Guadalajara International Film Festival (2016), International Jury Prize and Best Film at Lima Latin American Festival (2016), Best Feature Film at New Horizons International Film Festival, Poland (2016) and Tarkovsky Film Festival – Zerkalo (2016).