Cristina Gallego on fate and tradition in <em>Birds of Passage</em>
Cristina Gallego discusses the genesis of the project, the use of bright colours in a gangster film, and much more. Read our interview with co-director Ciro Guerra here. Still from Birds of Passage After the Oscar-nominated wonder of Embrace of the Serpent, Colombian filmmakers Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra return with Birds of Passage, another fable about the devastating effects of capitalism on a culture and its soul. Though similar in their themes and ideas, in every other respect, the two films couldn’t be more different: the black-and-white, quiet contemplation of the former stands in sharp contrast to the bright colours and