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The Vampires of Poverty

Agarrando pueblo

Directed by Luis Ospina, Carlos Mayolo
Colombia, 1977
Comedy, Short


Two filmmakers travel around impoverished sectors of the cities of Bogotá and Cali in search of the images of abjection needed to complete a documentary commissioned by German TV. Meanwhile, another camera captures these “vampire” filmmakers feeding off the misery of their marginal subjects.

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The Vampires of Poverty Directed by Luis Ospina, Carlos Mayolo

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