FIELD RECORDINGS

explorations of
contemporary
anthropological cinema
and landscape film

Eldorado XXI

Salome Lamas
2016, digital file, 125 min.

Eldorado XXI verges on an ethnography of the world’s highest settlement, La Rinconada y
Cerro Lunar in the Peruvian Andes. Distressing and claustrophobic, it sketches the outlines of
a seemingly inhospitable and certainly precarious place.