Michael believes he has experienced a divine revelation in the desert. His neighbors are incredulous and quickly turn him into the town’s fool. When a childhood friend is involved in an accident in a remote village, Michael goes on a barefoot pilgrimage through the desert hoping to cure his friend by a miracle. A journey to scroll up traverse the desperation of a society in need of faith and a lesson on how to survive in a social context of risk in Chile’s most powerful religious pole. Venice Film Festival 2016.
1985, Santiago, Chile. He studied Social Communication at the Catholic University of Chile and directed several short films and music videos. Filmography, feature films: Manuel of the Shores (Rotterdam Film Festival 2010, co-directed with Pablo Carrera) and Propaganda (2014).