Duration: 15 minutes | 2008
Animation based on the creation myth aonikenk (tehuelche). This myth tells the origin of the earth and the story of Elal, son of the giant Noshtex. Noshtex is envious of Elal and pursues him to kill him. The animals come up with a plan to save Elal that consists of taking him to a distant land: Patagonia.
Production: Editorial Amanuta
Direction: Ana María Pavez
Script: Ana María Pavez
Illustration: Carmen Cardemil
Animation: FluorFilms, Carlos Munita, Rodrigo Sauré, Víctor Paredes, Benjamín López and Nicolás Carrasco
Illustration assistant: Antonia Herrera
Graphic assistant: Philippe Petitpas
Voices: Orieta Escamez, Christian Lizama, Consuelo Pizarro and Arturo Rossel
English translation: Margaret Snook
Soundtrack: Claudio Mercado
Music: Claudio Mercado, Pichimuchina and Vicente Villalobos
Tropero Award, Arica Nativa Festival 2008.
Funded by the 2007 Audiovisual Development Fund