“As lovingly assembled as its titular hand-crafted altars, and as strikingly detailed as its stunning Peruvian Andes backdrop” –Screen Daily
Fourteen-year-old Segundo is training under his father to be a master artisan of “retablos,” colorful much-coveted alter-pieces, in the Peruvian Andes. One day on his way to a community celebration, Segundo discovers a secret about his father that shatters his world. An award-winner at the Berlin and Frameline Film Festivals, Retablo is a poignant coming-of-age story about sexuality, tradition, and paternal love.
- Quechua, Spanish with subtitles