24 January, 2022

The lore of leather

Anderson is a young man interested in reflecting on ancestral practices. He draws on his grandfather’s knowledge and asks him to teach him how to weave a “three tips”, a leather whip that families usually have at home to scare the children.

Filmmaking: Anderson Paredes Figueroa and Kevin Paullo Sulca. Country/Region: Peru/ Ayacucho
Production: CHIRAPAQ Centre for Indigenous Cultures of Peru and OXFAM
Indigenous peoples: Quechua.
Genre: Documentary.
Year of production: 2014.