Ciro Guerra

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Ciro Guerra
Born (1981-02-06) 6 February 1981 (age 34)
Río de Oro, Colombia
Occupation Film director
Years active 2004-present

Ciro Guerra (born 6 February 1981) is a Colombian film director and screenwriter. His film The Wind Journeys competed in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival.[1] His 2015 film El abrazo de la serpiente (Embrace of the Serpent) was screened in the Directors' Fortnight section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival,[2][3] where it won the C.I.C.A.E. Award. It won the Best Film award in the International Film Festivals of Odessa and Lima, where it also received a special prize by the Critics Jury.



  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The Wind Journeys". Retrieved 2009-05-17. 
  2. ^ "The Directors' Fortnight 2015 selection!". Quinzaine des Réalisateurs. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 
  3. ^ Justin Chang (21 April 2015). "Cannes: Directors’ Fortnight Unveils 2015 Lineup". Variety. Retrieved 21 April 2015. 

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