Luke Lorentzen: Santa Cruz del Islote

Santa Cruz del Islote, a short documentary film by first time director Luke Lorentzen tells the story of a three-acre island about fifty miles off the coast of Cartagena, Colombia. Santa Cruz del Islote is a community of about 600 people making it one of the most densely populated islands in the world. The region's once lucrative fishing, which encouraged such over development, has dwindled in recent years, and the island's subsistence has become increasingly uncertain. The film follows a fishe...

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