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A Useful Life
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directed by Federico Veiroj, 1976-; produced by Federico Veiroj, 1976-; performed by Paola Venditto, fl. 2003-2010, Manuel Martinez Carril, 1938- and Jorge Jellinek, fl. 2010-2012 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2010), 1 hour 16 mins
After twenty-five years, Cinemateca Uruguaya's most devoted employee, Jorge (real-life Uruguayan critic Jorge Jellinek), still finds his inspiration in caring for the films and audiences that grace the seats and screen of his beloved arthouse cinema. But when dwindling attendance and diminishing support force the...
directed by Federico Veiroj, 1976-; produced by Federico Veiroj, 1976-; performed by Paola Venditto, fl. 2003-2010, Manuel Martinez Carril, 1938- and Jorge Jellinek, fl. 2010-2012 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2010), 1 hour 16 mins
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Gigante
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directed by Adrian Biniez, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Fernando Epstein, 1969-; performed by Ignacio Alcuri, fl. 2009, Leonor Svarcas, fl. 2009 and Horacio Camandule, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 28 mins
Jara is a shy and lonely 35-year-old security guard at a supermarket on the outskirts of Montevideo. He works the night shift, monitoring the surveillance cameras of the entire building. One night Jara discovers Julia, a 25-year-old cleaning woman, through one of the cameras and is immediately attracted to her. Ni...
directed by Adrian Biniez, fl. 2006-2011; produced by Fernando Epstein, 1969-; performed by Ignacio Alcuri, fl. 2009, Leonor Svarcas, fl. 2009 and Horacio Camandule, fl. 2009 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2009), 1 hour 28 mins
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Leo’s Room
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directed by Enrique Buchichio, 1973-; produced by Natacha Lopez, fl. 1997-2012, Lavoragine Films; performed by Gerardo Begerez, fl. 2009-2012, Cecilia Cosero, fl. 2006-2010 and Martin Rodriguez, fl. 1995-2011 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 34 mins
In the heart of Montevideo, the affable but secretly troubled Leo wraps himself in the comfort of his small rented room, unmotivated to finish his college thesis or find a job, and content with infrequent visits from his girlfriend. After their six-month relationship ends, Leo begins to break out of his shell by c...
directed by Enrique Buchichio, 1973-; produced by Natacha Lopez, fl. 1997-2012, Lavoragine Films; performed by Gerardo Begerez, fl. 2009-2012, Cecilia Cosero, fl. 2006-2010 and Martin Rodriguez, fl. 1995-2011 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 34 mins
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The Pope's Toilet
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directed by Enrique Fernandez, fl. 1997-2007 and Cesar Charlone, 1958-; designed by Alejandra Rosasco, fl. 1996-2012; produced by Elena Roux, fl. 2007, Fernando Meirelles, 1955-, Serge Catoire, fl. 2007, Bel Berlinck and Andrea Barata Ribeiro, fl. 2007, Chaya Films, Laroux-Cine and O2 Filmes; performed by Mario Silva, fl. 2007-2011, Virginia Mendez, fl. 2007 and Cesar Troncoso, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 38 mins
It's 1988, and Melo, an Uruguayan town on the Brazilian border, awaits the visit of Pope John Paul II. 50,000 people are expected to attend, and the most humble locals believe that selling food and drink to the multitude will just about make them rich. Petty smuggler Beto thinks he has the best idea of all--he dec...
directed by Enrique Fernandez, fl. 1997-2007 and Cesar Charlone, 1958-; designed by Alejandra Rosasco, fl. 1996-2012; produced by Elena Roux, fl. 2007, Fernando Meirelles, 1955-, Serge Catoire, fl. 2007, Bel Berlinck and Andrea Barata Ribeiro, fl. 2007, Chaya Films, Laroux-Cine and O2 Filmes; performed by Mario Silva, fl. 2007-2011, Virginia Mendez, fl. 2007 and Cesar Troncoso, fl. 2007 (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 38 mins
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XXY
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directed by Lucia Puenzo, 1976-; designed by Luisina Troncoso, fl. 2005-2008; produced by Luis Puenzo, 1946- and Jose Maria Morales, fl. 1991-2012, Historias Cinematograficas; performed by German Palacios, 1963-, Valeria Bertuccelli, 1970- and Ricardo Darín, 1957- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 27 mins
For just about everybody, adolescence means having to confront a number of choices and life decisions, but rarely any as monumental as the one facing 15 year-old Alex (Ines Efron,) who was born an intersex child. As Alex begins to explore her sexuality, her mother invites friends from Buenos Aires to come for a v...
directed by Lucia Puenzo, 1976-; designed by Luisina Troncoso, fl. 2005-2008; produced by Luis Puenzo, 1946- and Jose Maria Morales, fl. 1991-2012, Historias Cinematograficas; performed by German Palacios, 1963-, Valeria Bertuccelli, 1970- and Ricardo Darín, 1957- (New York, NY: Film Movement, 2007), 1 hour 27 mins
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