Ceferino Namuncurá

The Way To Holiness

Directed by Roberto Reppel Toubel

This historical – testimonial documentary tells the whole story of Ceferino Namuncura´s life (1886 – 1905), a young Mapuche who is believed to have miraculous healing powers.

Its director, Roberto Reppel Toubel (three times winner of Martin Fierro Awards), uses the words of relatives, specialists, historians, priests, and presents the unprecedented stories of the protagonists of such miracles.

Since the “Conquest of the Desert” until the return of his remains to his family in 2009, “Ceferino Namuncurá, the Way to Holiness” is the most complete and updated documentary about this topic.

  1. ViñetaSpecial Mention XXV International Film Festival of Niepokalanów, Poland 2010

  2. ViñetaSelection in Digital. 14 th meeting of Latin American Cinema, Festival of Lima, 2010.

  3. ViñetaDeclared of interest by the Honorable Congress of Argentina

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CEFERINO NAMUNCURÁ the way to holiness