Voices of Ayacucho, Peru

52 mins1998

Voices of Ayacucho is the compelling story of a people’s and an artist’s struggle to survive, set against the aftermath of one of the most brutal terrorist wars of the past century. Canadian Penny Loome, a friend of the artist, introduces viewers to the traditional storytelling techniques and beautiful tapestries of Edwin Sulca, providing the audience with insights into the Peruvian people’s hope for peace and prosperity.