The Earth Did Not Speak
Directed by Javier Briones
Survivors of The Rio Negro Massacres in Guatemala fight to rebuild their lives on the bank of their flooded ancestral homelands.
Javier Briones is a Guatemalan filmmaker primarily working in non-fiction cinema. His works include El Soñador, The Color of Time, and The Earth Did not Speak, which was nominated for a 2016 International Documentary Association Award. Javier’s work focuses on hidden histories told through a lyrical, non-conventional documentary style. Some of his most notable recognitions include the JustFilms Princess Grace Award and the Delphic Art Movie Award. He is the co-founder of 32K Productions, a full scale film production company based in San Francisco.
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