Virus Tropical

Born in a not-so-conventional family, Paola grows up between Ecuador and Colombia and finds herself unable to fit in any mold.
With a unique feminine vision of the world, she will have to fight against prejudice and struggle for her independence while her universe is struck by a series of crises.

Based on the graphic novel by Powerpaola

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Santiago Caicedo



Director: Santiago Caicedo
Producer: Carolina Barrera Quevedo
Screenwriter: Enrique Lozano
Editor: Simón Hernández, Jorge Vallejo, Santiago Caicedo
Music: Adriana García Galán
Principal Cast: María Cecilia Sánchez , Alejandra Borrero, Diego León Hoyos, Martina Toro, Mara Gutiérrez, Camila Valenzuela, María Parada


Publicity Contact
Lison Hervé
Sales Agent
Stray Dogs
Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Film Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Interactive Badge, Film Festival Wristband

Year: 2017
Genre: Adaptation, Animated, Comedy, Family
Screening Section: Global
Screening Category: Narrative Feature
Country: ["Colombia"]
Language: Spanish
Runtime: 96:40 mins