Original Film Title: El Hijo de… la Santa Tele
Director’s Name: Jose Carlos Gorritti
Writer’s Name: Jose Carlos Gorritti
Producer: Jose Carlos Gorritti, Miguel Alvarez Calderón, Juan Manuel Olivera
Country of Origin: United States
Country of Filming: Peru, United States
Runtime: 1 hour 44 minutes 30 seconds
Unsure of whether the American dream is worth pursuing, an eccentric aspiring filmmaker sets out on a journey back to his country, where he decides to explore, with cynicism and humor, the roots of a series of protests against that which Peruvians are calling… “trash TV”; the television that raised him and his entire generation.