Lena sitting down

Documentary / Peru + Australia / 6:30 min. / 2019

Writer/Director/Editor – Kate Lefoe

Lena works as a hairdresser in a small Peruvian town on the edge of the Amazon jungle. In this short documentary, she recalls her previous career as a singer and her reasons for leaving the industry. Developed under the guidance of Werner Herzog and produced in cooperation with Black factory Cinema, the film is bittersweet portrait of a charismatic young woman, her voice joining millions in the Me Too movement.