Cineville | La Llorona
Thirthy years after the civil war in Guatemala, former army commander Enrique Monteverde is found guilty of his share in the genocide, but eventually goes unpunished due to a technicality. While the protests on the streets grow louder and louder, the elderly man retires into his luxury house with his family and personnel. But as soons as he hires the native American Alma als their new maid, atrocties from the past start haunting the family. LA LLORONA is the last film of a cinematic triptych in which director Jayro Bustamante raises different problems of his home country.