The Milk of Sorrow (La teta asustada) 15 years old

The Milk of Sorrow

Fausta is suffering from a rare disease called the Milk of Sorrow, which is transmitted through the breast milk of pregnant women who were abused or raped during or soon after pregnancy. While living in constant fear and confusion due to this disease, she must face the sudden death of her mother. She chooses to take drastic measures to not follow in her mother's footsteps.


The Milk of Sorrow Cast

Name Character
Marino Ballón as Tío Lúcido
Magaly Solier She was 22, now 38 years old as Fausta
Efraín Solís as Noé
Susi Sánchez She was 53, now 69 years old as Aída

The Milk of Sorrow Crew

Name Department
José María Morales as Producer. He was 9 (105) years old when He died Production
Antonio Chavarrías as Producer. He was 52 (now 67) years old Production
Natasha Braier as Director of Photography. She was 34 (now 49) years old Camera
Claudia Llosa as Director. She was 32 (now 47) years old Directing
Claudia Llosa as Producer. She was 32 (now 47) years old Production
Claudia Llosa as Screenplay. She was 32 (now 47) years old Writing
Frank Gutiérrez as Editor. Editing
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The Milk of Sorrow (15 years)

  • Release day: Friday, February 13, 2009
  • Runtime: 94 minutes