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A priest surrounded by darkness and holding a wooden torch looks into the distance, possessed by fear.

Carne de Dios [short film]

  Patricio Plaza

  Argentina, Mexico     21 minutes


An ailing priest in the Mexican colonial era is taken to an indigenous healer. The medicine she provides plunges him into a psychedelic confrontation with his own spiritual ailments.

This film screens as part of the Shorts 2: Animation – Desires program.


 Spanish with subtitles 

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