Jatun auka (1974) AKA El enemigo principal / The Principal Enemy


In the village of Tankuy, farmers are roused to revolutionary action against US based imperialism after one of them, an indigenous man, is brutalized by a landowner. Native non professionals contributed to and helped direct this example of radical, collective oriented Latin American filmmaking.

Director: Jorge Sanjinés. AKA El enemigo principal / The Principal Enemy
Writers: Jorge Sanjinés, Oscar Zambrano.
Stars: Shunji Iwai, Ayako Fujitani, Jun Murakami, Shinobu Ôtake, Suzuki Matsuo.


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