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Alias Maria

Oscars: Colombia Selects ‘Alias Maria’ for Foreign-Language Category

Jose Luis Rugeles' story about a child guerrilla soldier competed in Cannes' Un Certain Regard.

‘Alias Maria’: Cannes Review

The second feature from Colombian director Jose Luis Rugeles stars Karen Torres as a pregnant, 13-year-old guerrilla who needs to look after someone else's baby in the jungle

Child Soldiers Drama ‘Alias Maria’ to Open Cartagena Film Fest

Making its world premiere, the film explores the harsh reality of child recruitment by guerrilla forces.