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2009 | Color | 1h 23 min

Past and present collide as filmmaker Natalia Almada brings to life audio recordings she inherited about her great-grandfather, General Plutarco Elías Calles, a revolutionary general who became president of Mexico in 1924. Time is blurred in this visually arresting portrait of a family and country living in the shadows of the past.


Country: México, Estados Unidos
Direction: Almada; Natalia
Script: Almada; Natalia
Production: Alatorre; Daniela, Almada; Natalia
Photography: Chavez; Chuy
Sound: de Icaza; Alejandro
Music: Ribot; Marc, Zorn; John, Ismaili; Shazahd
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Participation year at FICM: 2009

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