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“Glacial ice tastes sweeter” Maji has spent her life in the small community of Warqa nestled high in the Peruvian Andes. Maji’s son and Grandson earn their livelihood by harvesting glacial ice for “shikashika”, a shave ice delicacy sold in the valley far below.



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Previous screenings

17 Apr – 20 Apr | Cambridge, United Kingdom
24 Oct – 26 Oct | Greenbelt, United States

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Information on this profile is provided by the film owners and/or compiled from available sources | Profile updated 27 May 2009