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Documentary Feature Film
Once upon a time, an indigo spirit stopped in El Salvador and found the story of a country wounded and tired of centuries of violence. What surprised the spirit the most is that many wounds are still open. It was then that the spirit decided to bring together three young actresses to interpret and share the testimonies of women who were raped during the civil war in that country. This is their story…

Saturday, January 13, 2024
Session 5 – 5:00 PM

January 14 – February 13, 2024


Director: Julio Rolando López Fernández
Writer: Julio Rolando López Fernández
Writer: Paula Sofia Cuellar Cuellar
Producer: Julio Rolando López Fernández
Producer: Paula Sofia Cuellar Cuellar
Country: El Salvador
Language: Spanish
Run Time: 65 mins.
Contact: [email protected]

Director Biography
Julio Rolando López Fernández

Director and producer, Julio, co-founded Cine Murciélago in 2016. His debut feature, the documentary La Battle del Volcano, premiered in 2018 on DocsMX. He has produced several projects, including Marcela Zamora’s The Quarter of Bones, Los Ofendidos and Comandos; The whirlwind, by Laura Herrero, Heiress of the wind, by Gloria Carrión, Life goes away, companion, by Mariana Rivera and Ausencias, by Tatiana Huezo. His new film as director, Polvo de gallo, a co-production between El Salvador and Mexico, is presented in this edition of CATAPULTA.


Neris: Emy Mena
Rebeca: Larissa Maltez
Xiu: Lilibeth Rivas