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194 Ratings

The Colors of the Mountain

Los colores de la montaña

Colombia, 2010


Manuel, 9, has an old ball with which he plays football every day in the countryside. He dreams of becoming a great goalkeeper. His wishes seem set to come true when Ernest, his father, gives him a new ball. But an unexpected accident sends the ball flying into a minefield.

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The Colors of the Mountain Directed by Carlos César Arbeláez

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

2010 | 2 wins including: Best New Director (New Directors Award)

San Francisco International Film Festival


Stockholm International Film Festival


Fribourg International Film Festival

2011 | 2 wins including: Audience Award

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