Mara’akame’s Dream

Mara’akame’s Dream

Winner of Best First Feature at Morelia Film Festival. Nieri is a young Huichol Indian who dreams of running away with his band to make it big in Mexico City. But, as the son of a Shaman, another destiny also awaits him and he struggles to find the right path for himself. This film is a rare glimpse into one of the few remaining tribes to have maintained their pre-Columbian traditions.

Mara’akame’s Dream

  • Director: Federico Cecchetti
  • Year: 2016
  • Run Time: 90 mins
  • Country: Mexico