Corazon Abierto by Lara, Katia
About Sami Kafati
In Honduras, a country that produces very few films, Sami Kafati is regarded as the premier filmmaker. Kafati made his first black-and-white film, Mi amigo Angel, in 1962. Kafati studied film in Italy, where he became fascinated by neorealism. His films often portray real life and everyday scenes.
About the documentary maker
Documentary filmmaker Katia Lara is from Honduras and is the founder of Terco Producciones and the Honduran Filmmakers Union. She is a member of Cinergia, Middle American and Cuban audiovisual film fund. She was educated in Honduras, Mexico and Argentina.