Guerrilla Girl


1h 32m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Document of a 21-year-old recruit in a FARC rebel army training camp located deep within the Colombian jungle. Her name is Isabel, and she has said goodbye to family, boyfriends, house and the comforts of modern living. The rugged life is a challenge for her--from being asked to kill a cow with a ba

Film Details

Release Date
2006
Production Company
Danish Film Institute (Dfi); Trust Film Sales
Location
Colombia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

Document of a 21-year-old recruit in a FARC rebel army training camp located deep within the Colombian jungle. Her name is Isabel, and she has said goodbye to family, boyfriends, house and the comforts of modern living. The rugged life is a challenge for her--from being asked to kill a cow with a bare knife to needing to take short showers. Captures one key moment after another in Isabel's political and practical education as a new soldier.

Film Details

Release Date
2006
Production Company
Danish Film Institute (Dfi); Trust Film Sales
Location
Colombia

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States June 2006

Shown at SILVERDOCS:AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival (Feature Film Competition) June 13-18, 2006.

Released in United States June 2006 (Shown at SILVERDOCS:AFI/Discovery Channel Documentary Festival (Feature Film Competition) June 13-18, 2006. )