EL INCA

By Ignacio CASTILLO COTTIN

SHANGHAI JUSHI FILMS - as DISTR CHINA / BUYER REP

Drama - Completed 2016

Tragic love story based on the life of Edwin El Inca Valero, the greatest Latin American boxer from the Venezuelan Andes. Based on a powerful true story, this vertiginous film focuses on the life of a talented young man who achieves success but who ends up the victim of his countless fears.

Festivals
& Awards

Ventana Sur 2017
Latam Screenings
Berlin European Film Market (EFM) 2018
    • Year of production
    • 2016
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • VENEZUELA
    • Languages
    • SPANISH
    • Duration
    • 128 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Ignacio CASTILLO COTTIN
    • Producer(s)
    • Nathalie SAR-SHALOM (Pa'los Panas)
    • Synopsis
    • EL INCA is a tragic love story based on the life of undefeated Edwin « El Inca » Valero, the greatest Latin American boxer from the Venezuelan Andes, fights in rings around the world, gives great shows and defeats all his rivals with his fulminating knockouts.
      However, as his professional life starts to improve, his personal life starts to stagger. Edwin establishes a relationship with another woman and gets trapped in his insecurities and increasing drug addiction, to the point of self-destruction.

      Based on a powerful true story, this vertiginous film focuses on the life of a talented young man who achieves success but who ends up the victim of his excesses and his countless fears.