THREE GENERATIONS OF DANCE
Quechua & Spanish
ProRes / BluRay
Dances of the Wanka Willka Folkloric Group, formed by a family of three generations of scissors dancers, are showed in this production.
After many years travelling around the world, Gabriel “Lucifer“ Hilario Huamanyalli returned to Rantay, a little village where he born, in the heart of Huancavelica, in Peruvian Andes.
Scissors dance is a traditional Peruvian manifestation, older than Spanish colonization. In the Colonial and Independence times, this artistic expression was censored because it was considered pagan for the inhuman acrobatics of their dancers.
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Mención Honrosa - Concurso “Así es mi Perú” de la Municipalidad de Lima. Perú, 2008
Maximo "Derrepente" Huamanyalli
Gabriel Hilario "Lucifer" Huamanyalli
Gabriel "Lucifer Jr." Huamanyalli.
Director: Diego Sarmiento
Screenwriter and Research: Alvaro Sarmiento
Cinematographer: Alvaro y Diego Sarmiento
Editor: Diego Sarmiento