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Title La teta asustada = The milk of sorrow / an Olive Film release, a film by Claudia Llosa ; producers, Antonio Chavarrías, José Maria Morales & Claudia Llosa ; writer, Claudia Llosa ; director, Claudia Llosa.

Publication Info. [Saint Charles, Ill.] : Olive Films, 2010.


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 Enfield, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  DVD MILK    Check Shelf
 Middletown, Russell Library - Adult FOREIGN DVD  DVD FOREIGN-SPA-M    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Audio-Visual Materials  SPA DVD MILK    Check Shelf
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Foreign Language  DVD MILK    Check Shelf
 Windsor, Main Library - Adult Department  FOREIGN FILM DVD MILK    Check Shelf
Edition [Widescreen].
Description 1 videodisc (94 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; NTSC, region 1.
Cast Magaly Solier, Susi Sanchez, Efrain Solis, Marino Ballon, Delci Heredia, María del Pilar Guerrero.
Credits Director of cinematography, Natasha Braier; editor, Frank Gutierrez ; music, Selma Mutal.
Note Originally produced as a motion picture in 2009.
Summary Fausta suffers from 'The Milk of Sorrow, ' an illness transmitted through mother's milk by women who've been raped during Peru's civil wars. Stricken with the fear that she's contracted the illness from her mother's breast milk, Fausta goes to extreme lengths to protect her own sexuality and safety. After her mother's sudden death, she finds herself compelled to embark on a frightening journey for re-awakening, freedom, and wholeness.
Audience Not rated.
Awards Winner, Golden Berlin Bear Award [best film] and FIPRESCI Prize, Berlin Film Festival, 2009.
Language Spanish and Quechua dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Note GMD: videorecording.
Subject Rape as a weapon of war -- Drama.
Rape victims -- Drama.
Women -- Peru -- Drama.
Mothers and daughters -- Peru -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Added Author Llosa, Claudia.
Solier, Magaly.
Sánchez, Susi, 1955-
Solís, Efraín.
Ballón, Marino.
Chavarrías, Antonio.
Morales, José María.
Braier, Natasha.
Gutiérrez, Frank.
Wanda Vision (Firm)
Olive Films.
Added Title Milk of sorrow
Standard No. 887090027502
Music No. OF275 Olive Films
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