Amancay Tapia is a filmmaker and an actress. She is listed in the prestigious "International list of living women directors"
She has directed two films in 2013, "Rescue Me" (completed) and "Face Yourself" (In Post-production) both films will be released in 2014 . "Rescue Me" was funded via kickstarted and it deals with the crisis in Europe. Amancay wrote and directed the film which is set in London.
Amancay WOW TALK
Campo de Batalla (Battlefield) is her first feature film as a writer/director. She is also one of the actresses of Campo de Batalla.
The film tells the story of five women trapped in a beauty salon during a social unrest in the streets of La Paz, Bolivia . This Indie film shot on a shoe string budget was commercially released in Bolivia from January to March 2011. It opened in Spain on 21st March 2012 and in Colombia it was released in June 2012. Winner of the best foreign film at The Portobello Film Festival London,in competition at the XXV Trieste Festival del cinema Latino Americano, Orense International Film Festival.
Amancay interview in Spanish tv
Amancay Tapia in El Pais
The Spanish Film Academy/Academia de las Artes y Ciencias Cinematográficas de España
Women of the world festival