THE RETURN OF MR. ROQUE THIELEN TO THE ISLAND OF AKARE-MERU

Following the economic collapse of Venezuela, recovering alcoholic Roque attempts to turn his life around by rebuilding an abandoned tourist lodge in the Amazon jungle, but the allure of illegal gold mining derails his dreams.

Jorge Thielen-Armand Jorge Thielen-Armand
Director, Screenwriter

Jorge Thielen-Armand is a Venezuelan Director and Producer. His debut feature film LA SOLEDAD (2016) premiered at the 73rd Venice International Film Festival and has since won over a dozen... more»

Rodrigo Michelangeli Rodrigo Michelangeli
Producer, Co-screenwriter, Cinematographer

Rodrigo Michelangeli is a Venezuelan Producer. He is the Producer, co-writer, and Cinematographer of LA SOLEDAD (2016), which was supported by La Biennale di Venezia’s College Cinema program.... more»

Manon Ardisson Manon Ardisson
Producer

Manon Ardisson is a BAFTA-nominated producer based in London. Her latest feature ‘God’s Own Country’by Francis Lee premiered in Sundance in 2017 where it won the Special Jury Award... more»

Cast & Crew

Felipe Guerrero  (Editor)