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A film by Mitch Teplitsky

The award-winning documentary about two New York women who journey to Peru to reconnect with roots and dance. Nelida returns to her Andean birthplace to host the the traditional fiesta patronal, while Cynthia embarks on a quest to know the real Peru and "unearth the mystery of the dances."

• U.S television broadcast on Latino Public Broadcasting's Voces series
• 80+ screenings at film festivals, universities and other venues worldwide
• U.S. Embassy-sponsored tour of Peru
• Submitted for Emmy for Outstanding Arts & Culture Program

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"Life affirming and beautiful"
- Marcela Goglio, Lincoln Center

"A magnificent tribute to cultural reawakening"
- Rick Vechhio, Peru Times

"A masterpiece"
- Reflets du Cinéma Ibérique

"A great portrayal of the search for identity"
- Bill Mitchell, Monmouth U.

Hundreds more reactions from fans and scholars here