Oscuro animal tells the story of three women forced to flee their homes in a war-torn region of Colombia.
Each woman’s journey, marked by terror, takes her on a trek from the depths of the jungle to the outskirts of Bogotá, where each must gather the strength needed to start a new life.





IFF Rotterdam, Netherlands
“World Premiere – Tiger Award competition”
Cartagena IFF-FICCI, Colombia
Hong Kong IFF, China
Guadalajara IFF-FICG, Mexico
“Best Film”, “Best Director”, “Best Cinematography”, “Best Actress”
MOOOV, Belgium
Munich IFF, Germany
Andrey Tarkovsky – Zerkalo IFF, Russia
“Grand Prix”
Riviera Maya FF–RMFF, Mexico
Karlovy Vary IFF-KVIFF, Czech Republic
Jerusalem FF, Israel
T-Mobile New Horizons IFF (Wrocław), Poland
Festival de Cine de Lima – PUCP, Peru
“Premio del Jurado a la Mejor Película”, “Premio del Jurado de la Crítica Internacional”
Santiago IFF–SANFIC, Chile
Split FF-IF of New Film, Croatia
“Grand Prix”
PACIFIC MERIDIAN IFFV (Vladivostok), Russia
AFI Latin American FF (Silver Spring), U.S.A.
San Sebastián FF–SSIFF, Spain
“Solidarity Award”
Reykjavik IFF, Iceland
Montreal Festival of New Cinema, Canada
Films from the South (Oslo), Norway
International Antalya FF, Turkey
Mumbai IFF, India
São Paulo IFF – Mostra, Brazil
Latin American FF Berlin – Lakino, Germany
CPH:PIX (Copenhagen), Denmark
AFI FEST (Los Angeles), U.S.A.
Thessaloniki IFF, Greece
Kolkata IFF, India
Camerimage – IFF (Bydgoszcz), Poland
Pantalla Latina, Switzerland
Festival FILMAR en América Latina (Geneve), Switzerland
Singapore IFF, Malaysia
Human Rights Film Festival Zurich, Switzerland
Festival of New Latinamerican Cinema of Havana, Cuba
IFF of Kerala – IFFK, India


Rocio: Marleyda Soto
Nelsa: Luisa Vides Galiano
La Mona: Jocelyn Meneses


Directed by Felipe Guerrero
Producers: Felipe Guerrero, Gema Juarez Allen
Co-Producers: Vicky Miha, Ingmar Trost, Marleen Slot
Director of Photography: Fernando Lockett
Editing: Eliane Katz
Sound: Roberta Ainstein
Production Companies: Mutokino, Gema Films, Viking Film, Sutor Kolonko


Duration: 107′
Format: 1.85:1, color
Sound: Dolby Digital
Countries & Year of Production: Colombia, Argentina, Netherlands, Germany & Greece, 2016
Dialogue: Spanish

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