La Lengua Del Aqua

Directed by Jeissy Trompiz

  • genre Documentary
  • duration 80 minutes
  • status production

Jofris, an indigenous Añuu from Venezuela, is the last speaker of his native language. He left the Sinamaica lagoon to escape the pollution and crime that prevail there. It is the story of his resistance and his return to his original community, the contradictions, and conflicts that his return causes after ten years of absence.


  • Direction and screenplay Jeissy Trompiz
  • Production Casa Latina Films (Dominican Republic)
  • Co-production Hutong Productions (France)