Vivir la Chicha

Vivir la Chicha. © GCVA
28 minutes / Colour / 2003
Directed by
Sharis Coppens


Country of production United Kingdom

Series Granada Center for Visual Anthropology Student Film

Chicha music evokes the experiences of the many Peruvians who migrate from the high Andes down to the cities. This film tells the story of Aurora Ramos, a cobbler and market saleswoman, and the role that chicha plays in her life.

Region South America

Country Peru

Keywords Music / Ethnomusicology Trade Migration