La Teta Asustada


La Teta Asustada is a film by Claudia Llosa, a very successful Peruvian film maker. La Teta Asustada won this year's Berlin International Film Festival's Golden Bear. La Teta Asustada means "The Frightened Tit" but the film's english name is "The Milk of Sorrow."

Fausta has the LA TETA ASUSTADA, an illness that is transmitted by way of maternal milk of women who were raped or abused during the war of terrorism in Peru.