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It is 1939, the end of three years of bloody civil war in Spain, and General Franco's right-wing Nationalists are poised to defeat the left-wing Republican forces. A ten-year-old boy named Carlos (Fernando Tielve), the son of a fallen Republican war hero, is left by his tutor in an orphanage in the middle of nowhere. The orphanage is run by a curt but considerate headmistress named Carmen (Marisa Paredes) and a kindly Professor Casares, both of whom are sympathetic to the doomed Republican cause. (imdb)
A reporter becomes involved with a band of terrorists hiding in the mountains between Peru and Bolivia. (imdb)
Humberto Fuentes is a wealthy doctor whose wife has recently died. In spite of the advice of his children, he takes a trip to visit his former students who now work in impoverished villages (imdb)
In 1535, an alchemist builds an extraordinary mechanism encapsulated into a small golden device. The invention, designed to convey eternal life to its owner, survives its maker until 1997 when it shows up to an antiquarian. (imdb)
In 1944 fascist Spain, a girl, fascinated with fairy-tales, is sent along with her pregnant mother to live with her new stepfather, a ruthless captain of the Spanish army. During the night, she meets a fairy who takes her to an old faun in the center of the labyrinth. He tells her she's a princess, but must prove her royalty by surviving three gruesome tasks. If she fails, she will never prove herself to be the the true princess and will never see her real father, the king, again. (imdb)
Clara Goldstein is a lovely, middle-aged Jewish woman who, because of an impending visit from her American brother, is forced to create a contrived relationship with a man of her own faith. She places an ad in a personals column and meets Raul, a well-spoken, handsome and charming man whom she soon discovers is a Gentile... (imdb)
In first-time director Inaki Dorronsoro's explosive drama LA DISTANCIA (AKA THE DISTANCE, 2006), Miguel Angel Silvestre plays Daniel, and up-and-coming pugilist repeatedly on the verge of winning, but never quite able to cross the victory line. The frustrated Daniel commits a robbery that leads to incarceration. In jail, he meets Guillermo, a cop with suppressed gay urges and self-destructive impulses, who cons Daniel into committing a homicide in exchange for release.
19-year-old Argentina Martin has a nearly fatal drug overdose. After that his mother sends him to Madrid, where his film director father (also called Martin) lives with his new much younger lover Alicia and gay actor friend Dante. (imdb)
Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if they do not discover in time what connects them all and why someone might wish to murder them. (imdb)
The story of two train workers, a professor and a little child that decide to hijack an old train that has been sold to USA for a film production. With the machine they travel across the country (Uruguay) trying to escape to Brazil. (imdb)
Mario and Ana, in voluntary exile from Buenos Aires, live in a remote Argentine valley with their 12-year-old son Ernesto. Mario runs a school and a wool cooperative; Ana, a doctor, heads a clinic with Nelda, a progressive nun. Into this idealistic family comes Hans, a jaded Spanish geological engineer -- surveying the land for the local patron, to see if it can be dammed for hydro-electric power, which would drive the peasants from the land into the cities. (imdb)
An inexplicable crack in the Pyrenees Mountains provokes excitement and scientific curiosity. As the geological fracture deepens and widens, the European community begins to disassociate itself from the calamity, and panic ensues among tourists and residents attempting to escape. When Spain and Portugal physically separate from the continent, the detached Iberian peninsula aimlessly floats off to sea, becoming home to a group of god-like humans. (imdb)
Escaping gangsters trying to kill her because of being witness to a crime, Gloria (Victoria Abril), a young woman of lower class, comes back to Madrid, Spain and to her family. (imdb)
A union organizing demolition worker and a friend of his decide to blackmail the corrupt company they work for setting up a fake accident. Because of a miscalculation the friend dies, but he sticks with the plan and demands a big sum of money as indemnity. When the company refuses to pay, determined to prove the worker is lying, he is forced to make a tragic decision in order to win. (imdb)
The story of a hitman, a man who kills other people for money, and the dangers that come with the job. (imdb)
In Buenos Aires, a few days before traveling to Spain with his beloved wife Liliana Rovira to visit their son Pedro, the leftist Literature professor Fernando Robles is compulsory retired in the University, and he concludes that it is impossible to live with his pension. The crisis in Argentina does not allow Fernando to get a new job, and his wife decides to sell her family's apartment and move to a small farm near Villa Dolores to reduce their expenses. Fernando comes up with the idea to grow (imdb)
In 1920's, striking workers demanding better conditions are slaughtered after a misunderstanding by the government troops.
After the funeral of his daughter Ema, Frank Osorio travels for the first time to Buenos Aires to tell his granddaughter Alina about her mother's death. But Frank has to big secrets: the first one is about the identity of Alina's father and the second one is related to a crime. (imdb)
ROSARIGASINOS stars Federico Luppi and Ulises Dumont as Tito and Castor, two thieves who finally get out of prison after thirty years only to find the outside world is not at all like the one they once knew. Trying to fit back in, they seek the help of old gang members and a case of hidden money they stashed away before their incarceration. The problem is, the money has gone missing and their old friends may know why it disappeared. (synapse-films.com)
Miami DEA agent Cliff Adams is in South America working undercover for Gonzalo Reyes, the biggest cocaine exporter in South America. (Wikipedia)
Higueras, a small town nestled in the hard and mountainous lands of León, lives days of anguish because it is going to be flooded by a swamp. After many years of voluntary exile in Argentina, Manuel Perea comes to town, a skeptical writer who returns to share the tragedy with his countrymen, although the real reason for his return is to recover the love of Virginia, his former girlfriend, and start with her a new life. (FILMAFFINITY)
In a flashback, Ernesto, a young con man, tells us how he got to the edge of a big score: childhood in an orphanage, youthful smash-and-grab burglaries until his partner is caught, then tutelage from Lefty, an aging swindler. After some years of success, they're joined by Federico, the best, a true artist. Things go well until Pilar, a woman from Federico's past, re-enters his life with a proposal to con a golden goose - a swindle that will put them all on easy street. (imdb)
Inside a quarantined apartment building a man must protect his pregnant wife from his neighbors.
Aniceto is used to being lonely. When Francisca offers him her true love, his personal limitations and little miseries arise. (imdb)
A mix of fantasy film and sociological narration about the new configuration of upper classes and their appearances of stability, normality and beauty, whose protagonist is a successful businessman trapped in a bureaucratic existence.
A small revolution breaks out in a small Argentine town, as one group of Peronists calls they newly elected peronist a communist. The newly elected official enlists the aid of allies ranging from the town drunk to young peronists to help hold his post. What follows is a slapstick war with a serious message. (imdb)
Barbara, a journalist in the beginning of the 20th century, searches in the border between Portugal and Galicia a bandit called El Argentino. In her travel she meets two men that say that they belong to his gang. (imdb)
Mónica is a young woman that lives in a small town near the Mediterraneo. Her parents are very strict. An unknown woman is stalking Mónica.
Begins with the filming of a short Super 8 action film by three young twelve year-olds in Buenos Aires in 1973. From then on it opens up into a wider, memory-based reconstruction, which begins in March 1999 when a pair of dwarves, Damian and Sonetchka, meet in the streets of Buenos Aires and fall in love. Mixing fiction and documentary, the film follows the relationship between various events, including the beginning of the military dictatorship in 1976. (bfi.org.uk)
A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers. (imdb)
A man with seemingly unwavering ethics is challenged by his new boss, who believes everyone has a price and it willing to prove it. In this Capra-esque tale no one leaves unscathed when principles and pragmatism collide.
Ariel and his family spend their summers in an idyllic Jewish country club. 'Cara de Queso' explores the ties that bind in an Argentinean Jewish community. (imdb)
A man frustrated with his struggling business encounters an old friend who proposes a shady deal, and soon he gets his entire family and brother-in-law involved.
A Mayor has been sent to Patagonia to investigate the murder of a soldier. When the military seized power, he is forced to abandon the case. With the restoration of democracy, the case is reopened with a few consequences. (imdb)
A chronicle of the life and career of a popular singer: his humble origins, his rise to fame, and his exploitation by the media. (imdb)
María and Pancho are a happily married couple in a quiet, working-class suburb south of Buenos Aires, circa 1978. They share the grief over the disappearance of their eldest son Carlos. (imdb)
"El Pollo," a 13-year-old child in reform school, witnesses and experiences the brutalization of the guards and the other inmates. (imdb)
Following the death of a close friend, a woman caught in an unhappy marriage looks for ways to improve her life. (imdb)
Accused of killing his brother during adolescence, Salvador lives alone in the middle of Patagonia. Several decades later, his brother Marcos and his sister-in-law Laura, come to convince him to sell the lands they share by inheritance. (imdb)
Joao sells video tapes in road bars between Portugal and Spain. One day he finds a middle aged woman in the middle of nowhere. Somebody is looking for her and she has to escape to Lisboa. But what is the secret of this woman? Why does she want to go to Lisboa? (themoviedb.org)