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Buenos Aires Vice Versa (1996)

This is Buenos Aires, its characters, its history, its reality. A complex movie for a complex city, depicted in the character's language, and in their relationship with the present and the ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Vera Fogwill ...
Daniela
Nicolás Pauls ...
Damián
Fernán Mirás ...
Mario
Mirta Busnelli ...
Loca tv
Carlos Roffé ...
Service
Mario Paolucci ...
Amigo
Laura Melillo ...
Ciega
Harry Havilio ...
Tío
Nazareno Casero ...
Bocha
Carlos Galettini ...
Don Nicolás
Floria Bloise ...
Doña Amalia
Inés Molina ...
Chica
Rolando Epstein ...
Mazur
Susana Cortínez ...
Adoptive mother
Sergio Poves Campos ...
Adoptive father
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This is Buenos Aires, its characters, its history, its reality. A complex movie for a complex city, depicted in the character's language, and in their relationship with the present and the past. This is a story of contrasts, offered by a despair choir of characters: the old couple who hire a young woman to record city's present images, because they "don't get out much now", the boy who finds out the real story about his parents out of a coincidence... this and the others are all illustrations of actual Buenos Aires. Written by Trufó

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A really wonderful movie
8 September 2002 | by (San Francisco, USA) – See all my reviews

Buenos Aires Viceversa is a wonderful movie about a young film maker and her vision about Buenos Aires city.

Directed by Alejandro Agresti (who is my favourite argentine director, I call him 'The argentine Tarantino') made an excellent job in direction with very original shots.

The acting is really great too, specially Carlos Roffe and the young boy Nazareno Casero. They are very natural, you cannot tell they are acting.

The plot is interesting and will make you laugh and cry. I recommend this movie.


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