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Los enemigos del dolor  (The Enemies of Pain)

Uruguay, Brazil  ·  2014  ·  DCP  ·  Color  ·  80'  ·  o.v. Spanish/German

A German actor lands in Montevideo. Rude and speaking very little Spanish, he gets himself in trouble: only a few hours after his arrival, he gets lost and runs into a group of young men who try to rob him. Pedro, an ex-addict in his forties, not only intervenes and helps him getting away, he also gives him a roof and some advice about the city. Over the course of the next days, the actor tells his story of lost love to several strangers, thus meeting Nelson, a laconic security guard whose wife has left him. Along with Pedro, the two men set out for a journey through the suburbs of Montevideo to try to find the actor’s wife. United by their sufferings and blinded by their inner turmoil, this improvised gang raises hell in a desperate city where the only people left are the ones who could not leave.

Screenings
Friday 15 | 8 | 2014 11:00  ·  21:30  ·  La Sala  ·  Sub. English,French
Saturday 16 | 8 | 2014 16:15  ·  21:30  ·  L’altra Sala  ·  Sub. English,French
Director
Arauco Hernandez
Cast
Felix Marchand Pedro Dalton Lucio Hernández
Producer
Micaela Sole
Cinematography
Thomas Mauch
Music
Maximiliano Silveira, Manuel Rilla
Sound
Daniel Yafalian
Editing
Pablo Riera
Art Director
Gonzalo Delgado
Production
Cordón Films
micaela@cordonfilms.com
Coproduction
Primo Filmes
matias@primofilmes.net

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