Paper short abstract:
Recent conflicts in Bolivia around the proposal to build a road through an indigenous territory have highlighted conflicts between lowland indigenous peoples and highland colonists. This documentary explores economic relationships between these two groups, specifically a system of debt entrapment known locally as “habilito”.
Paper long abstract:
Directed by Chuck Sturtevant and Daniela Ricco Quiroga;
Runtime of 52 minutes;
Spanish with English Subtitles