95 min/ 2010 / HD cam


The Paraguayan painter and director Enrique Collar returned to his native village to film with the people he portrayed for 15 years. In a story based on real events the villagers play themselves or their neighbors. .

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Cast: Juan de Dios Collar
Director and script: Enrique Collar
Editor: André Schreuders
Camera: Christian Nunez
Audiomix: Auralmusic
First Assisistent: Nelson Silva
Assistent: Stevens Baez

Novena is a co-production of AS Film with Areachika cine. The film is financially supported by Thuiskopiefonds (NL) and Fondec (PY) and post production support by  Rotterdam - Art & Culture and Maison de L'Amerique Latin in France.