United States Premiere Five activists from Ecuador, South Korea, Italy, Venezuela and the Western Sahara have an opportunity to explain and describe their struggle for a better world in this insightful documentary. Yo Soy El Otro seeks to highlight what these endeavors, in their diversity, have in common. It is a reflection on invasive cultural exports, strengthening of farmers’ movements across the globe, efforts to protect and conserve natural resources and resistance to large corporate domination in rural parts of the world. Directed by Marc Villá. Produced by La Villa del Cine. In Spanish ONLY. No subtitles.
Introduced by Clara Sarai Rodriguez, Embassy of the Bolivarian, Republic of Venezuela. Written remarks from filmmaker Marc Villá will be read before the screening.