DOK Leipzig 29 October – 4 November 2018
61st International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival



A journey to Nicaragua opens a strange, sometimes scary world to a boy. The local iguanas especially take some getting used to.

Franziska Bruckner


Original Title: La-Gar-To
Country: USA
Year: 2014
Language: _without dialogue
Subtitle: _without dialogue / subtitles
Runtime: 7 min.
Technique: 2D Digital
Format: HD Videofile (ProRes 422 HQ 1080p)
Color: Colour
Director: Miguel Jiron
Producer: Katie Baron
Animation: Miguel Jiron
Sound: Owen Granich-Young

The annotations to the films in the Official Selection were written by the members of the selection committee and guest authors. All quotes from DOK Leipzig 2018 catalogue articles must be identified as such and cite the author's name. All articles where no author’s name is given are production notes.