Colombia Calling Episode 223: Danny Concha’s Colombian Tales

I was delighted to feature on episode 223 of Colombia Calling, talking about my YouTube project "Cuentos Colombianos" Here is the podcast, available on Spotify, iTunes and of course, the "Colombia Calling" website:   https://soundcloud.com/colombiacalling/223-cuentos-colombianos-or

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Choachí: Trueque, Maize and Forgiveness

This article was originally published in The Bogota Post on the 28th August 2017. LINK HERE “Una mano más una mano no son dos manos, son manos unidas. Une tu mano a nuestras manos, para que el mundo no esté en pocas manos, sino en todas las manos” "One hand, joined with another, are not... Continue Reading →

Catedral de Sal, Zipaquirá: Salvation tastes salty?

One rainy evening, Pedro Medina gave me some good advice: “Whenever you comment on anything paradoxical, controversial or even remotely problematic Danny… hay que hacer sandwich”. Simply put, the idea is to “sandwich” your criticism between two healthy slices of praise; to give the bad with the good. Today, I want to “hacer sandwich” with my comments... Continue Reading →

Unravelling An Icon: Highlights From BFI Southbank’s Almodóvar Season

As the curtain falls on the BFI Southbank Pedro Almodóvar season, BritEs reflects on some of the highlights. Through this two-month series, coinciding with the international release of Almodóvar’s Oscar-nominated 'Julieta' (2016), BFI have brought us closer than ever to the contexts, concepts and realities of the icon behind the lens. With an expansive selection of screenings, guest... Continue Reading →

Moving Peru Forward: An Interview with the film-makers behind ‘When Two World’s Collide’ (2016)

This year, Yachaywasi Films takes us right to the heart of one of Peru’s most dramatic and controversial conflicts in recent history. When Two Worlds Collide documents the brutal culture clash between President Alan García’s government and the indigenous Amazonian community led by activist Alberto Pizango, a conflict where modernity and morality come face-to-face with deadly consequences.... Continue Reading →

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