El apellido comienza conmigo
Directed by: Chaska Mori
Genre / Type of Show: Documentary Theater
Duration: 2 Hours
Audience type: All type
El apellido comienza conmigo/The name begins with me, by the Lima-based interdisciplinary company Fílmico, incorporates film and still images, sound design, gripping storytelling, and live performance to document the personal, political, and social territories where corruption and patriarchy intersect and collide. NY Debut
Fílmico is part of Center Stage, a public diplomacy initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs with funding provided by the U.S. Government, administered by the New England Foundation for the Arts in cooperation with the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations. General management is provided by Lisa Booth Management, Inc.
About the Company / directxr or directxrs:
Chaska Mori is a Peruvian playwright, director, screenwriter and producer. She studied Political science at the institute of political studies of Grenoble-France. Later she trained in dramaturgy, direction and acting in Lima and Spain. She got a scholarship from Casa de América (Madrid) for dramaturgy and theater direction. She has worked in Spain on audiovisual projects and coordinated the Art and Human Rights Festival of Western Sahara, “Artifariti ”. When she returned to Peru, she founded the audiovisual production company “Fílmico”, where she produced short films and her most recent documentary “The Search”, which has been awarded at international festivals. She has also been the academic coordinator of the specialized courses of Dramaturgy: Theatre & Memory, and Autofictions, organized by the Goethe Institute and PacificUniversity`s Cultural Centre in Lima.
May 9, 2023