Quipu Project is dedicated to the memory of Giulia Tamayo, activist,  lawyer and human rights defender who first uncovered the forced sterilisation cases in Peru.

 

Production Company:   Chaka Studio

Directors:   Maria Court, Rosemarie Lerner

Executive Producers:   Maria Court, Rosemarie Lerner, Sebastián Melo

Creative Technologist:   Ewan Cass-Kavanagh

General Producer:   Sandra Tabares-Duque

UX Design and Development:   Mike Robbins,  Helios Design Labs

Academics Consultants:    Matthew Brown, Karen Tucker

Director Assistant:    Camila de Szyszlo

Producer Perú:    Julia Gamarra, Rosemarie Lerner, Alejandra Vélez

Technical Producer: Ewan Cass-Kavanagh

Director of Photography:   Nicolás Landa

Sound Recordist and Sound Designer:    Javier Becerra

Extra Sound Recordist:    Gustavo Barrionuevo

Sound assistant:    Alex Cruz

Editing:    Maria Court, Rosemarie Lerner

Composer:    Diego Fontecilla

Colour Correction:    Teilo Vellacott

Graphic Design:    Helios Design Labs, Maria Halouva

Blog Design:    Gala Jover

Blog & Phone Line Developer:    Ewan Cass-Kavanagh

Field Producer Huancabamba:     Esperanza Huayama, Francisca Guerrero, Teódula Pusma

Production Assistance Huancabamba:     Aracely Garcia

Local Storyhunters:    Esperanza Huayama, Francisca Guerrero, Teódula Pusma, Maruja Alberca Peña, Hermelinda Quinde, Martha Angélica Peña.

Collaborators:    Josefa Ramírez Peña, Giulia Tamayo, Libia Pinares, Maria Esther Mogollón, Hilaria Supa

Ethics Board:    Matthew Brown, Madge Dresser, Bill Thompson, Karen Tucker

Quechua Translators:    Diana Canlla, Karen Gamarra, Sofia Buchuck

Volunteers Translations:    Eden Lunde, Chris Brown, Irina Alvitez, Vicky Collier, Mary Ryder

Copywriter Quipu Pilot and Blog:    Jo Thomas

Copy web experience:    Maria Court, Rosemarie Lerner

English Translation Testimonies and Copy Check Interface:   Thomas Kendall

Interns:    Alexandra Coronado, Keyenne Janah, Andrea Said, Jenny Steele

Driver Huancabamba:   José Ojeda

Driver Ayacucho:    Edgar Cisneros

Driver Cusco:     Sr. Andrés

Voice quechua phone line:    Sofía Buchuck, Olivia Salas

Voice over spanish:    Rosemarie Lerner, Mary Ann Vargas

Voice over recording:    Rocco Flores, Sonoideas

Photo Quipu Intro:    Verónica Ibáñez

Still Photography:    Alejandra Vélez

Trailer edit:    Thomas Colville

Advisors:    Sandra Gaudenzi, Gill Wildman (Upstarter)

 

Many Thanks to:

The telephony system for this prototype was made using open source technology developed at MIT’s Civic Media Center (Drupal VoIP), and our phone numbers are powered by Twilio. Without any of these people our project would not have been possible.

 

All the organizations that have made this project possible:

AHRC REACT-Hub, CrossCurrents Doc Fund Hotdocs, Tribeca Film Institute, University of Bristol, The Fledging Fund, WMM, Amnesty International, FAU,  Amnesty Peru, Chiledoc, IAMAMC,  AMHBA, AMAEF.

 

The support and inspiration of our friends in the UK and all over the world :

Jon Dovey, Mandy Rose, Clare Reddington, Bill Thompson,  REACT crew and advisors, Robert Bickers, Andrew Wray, Jelke Boesten, David Angus, Natasha Price, Matt Davenport, Twilio, ICCE, C4CC, Kristie Robinson, Natasha Pampin, Rafael López , Bruni Burres, Paula Vaccaro, Ingrid Kopp, Opeyemi Olukemi, Amelie Leenhardt, Robert Lang, Charlie Phillips, Heather Croall, Mark Atkin, Paco de Onis, Pamela Yates, Paola Castillo, Diego Pino, Gonzalo Lamela, Guadalupe Marengo, Jennifer MacArthur, Lina Srivastava, Debra Zimmerman, Jason Brush, Caspar Sonnen, Mary Mitchell, Mary Ann Vargas, Tricia Hackett, Rosario Montero, Matthew Lydiatt, Florencia Adriasola, Museo de Arte Precolombino Santiago Chile (Quipu).

 

For the commitment and courage of organizations and collaborators  in Peru:

IDEHPUCP, GREF, DEMUS, Recreo Perú, Diego Amanzo, Radio La Voz de las Huarinjas, Benito Guarnizo, Radio Laserstar, Genaro Coronado, Radio Super Huancabamba. Lucía Cuba, Adrián Lerner, Victoria Vigo, Adriana Ugarte, David Romero, Eva González, Purificación Alfaro, Rosemary Rizo Patrón, Salomón Lerner Febres, Ines Ruiz, Sara Cuentas, Raquel Cuentas, Carla Fernández, Dolly Soto, Profesor Diógenes Pacheco, Gregorio Pérez, Macarena Gamio, Ricardo Gálvez, Dilmar Gamero, Congregación de Hermanos de La Salle Cusco, Silvia Westphalen, Maricruz Arribas, Bruno Paino, Jose Coronel, Alejandra Ballón, Eva González, Lamula.pe, útero.pe, Rolando Toledo, Silvia Toledo.

Big thanks to our amazing crowdfunding contributors that make this project happen:

Arnau Gifreu, Maloka Media, Sarah Gilbertz, ingo.gentes, emma, Rosemarie Lerner, bestarte, trixietaff, joannalozowicka, matthewlydiatt, Omar Cortegana, Landa Colombiage, choroco_eduardo, Cristian Igualt, Patricia Vargas Ghezzi, Carlos Mario Tabares Duque, Peter Rizo Patron, Julio Zarate, Debbie Howard, s.lopezrocha, carinallosafort, bsale, cgm3864, mariadelcarmenghezzi, Teresa Menendez, twotwelve212, pfc1, rosemarylerner, Sandra Gaudenzi, Bruno Paino, Nickf Drake, Edward Gonzalez, Adiela Duque, Martha Lucia Usaquen, Robin Murray, Kristin Olafsdottir, Familia Court Ovalle