‘The origin of evil’
Wekufe is a 2016 found footage Chilean horror feature film written and directed by Javier Attridge. It stars Matias Aldea and Paula Figueroa.
A journalism student travels with her boyfriend to Chiloé, a remote Patagonia island in the south of Chile, to investigate the connection that exists between the great number of sexual related crimes and the myths and legends that surround this isolated and mysterious place.
Soon, the couple find out that behind these legends lies something much more obscure that will begin to unravel towards an unavoidable destiny. Gradually they will come to understand that all too often it is best to keep your sanity than to discover the truth…
Chiloe and Santiago, Chile