"PACIENTE" ON A SUCCESSFUL JOURNEY AROUND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVALS
This colombian documentary won the Latitud Award at DocsBarcelona sponsored by Antaviana Films
Jorge Caballero’s Colombian documentary “Paciente” is currently successfully visiting several international film festivals after wining the Latitud Award at DocsBarcelona sponsored by Antaviana Films, which consists of post-production services for the director’s next film.
Caballero’s film shall be visiting the American Film Institiute’s prestigious AFIDOCS festival in Washington, and shall later be seen in Argentina, the United Kingdom, Kosovo and Australia. “Paciente” premiered at the International Film Festival of Amsterdam last year, and since then has gathered seven international awards.
This documentary tells us the story of Nubia, a woman who’s forced to face the difficulties of Colombia’s health system when her daughter is diagnosed with cancer.