Skip to main content
2004 | Color | 106 min

A story in three temporal planes about two men of different nationalities and fate, united by their love of flying. The younger one, Chilean-born Max, is already 50 when he hears gunfire: soldiers have risen up against Salvador Allende's attempt to institute democracy. This event awakens memories of another war

Country: Francia
Direction: Ruiz; Raúl
Script: Rui; Raúl
Production: Masmontei; Marie, Carot; Denis
Photography: Marinesc; Ion
Sound: Morel; Philippe
Music: Arriagada; Jorge
Cast:Denicourt; Marianne, Delarme; Julie, Colin; Christian, Florentin Ilie; Robert, Colin; Grégoire, Cluzet; François, Paredes; Marisa, Cordier; Laurence
Art direction:
Participation year at FICM: 2005

Director Movies

Genealogías de un crimen

Solange is a defense attorney with a reputation for taking cases that can't be won. Her latest lost cause is René, a young man on trial for murdering his aunt Jeanne, a cruel psychologist who raised him as a child and was convinced, since then, that he was destined to become a criminal. A new dimension in psychological thrillers

See More

El tiempo recuperado

In Time Regained, Ruiz discovers the impossible: the intangible timelessness that was the object of Proust's novels, blending the baroque and the surreal. The result is a montage of moving snapshots and feverish dreams which make this the ultimate film in Proustian cinema

See More

Tres vidas y una sola muerte

The husband who goes out for cigarettes and never comes back, the university professor who abandons his wife to live on the street, the servant who?s really a millionaire in disguise. Ruiz combines several of these anecdotes into what he calls a "Cubist pattern" that focuses on one resident of Paris

See More

Related News

Daniela Michel
Daniela Michel received the National Order of Merit of the French Republic
Muchachas de uniforme: la primera gran cinta de diversidad sexual
Ivan Reitman
El FICM lamenta el fallecimiento de Ivan Reitman
Niña sola: la raíz invisible de las violencias machistas
Niña sola: la raíz invisible de las violencias machistas