Quino is a Mexican diver who discovers a pearl at the bottom of the sea. He and his wife Juana, and their son have just taken possession of a pearl that is worth thousands. Everyday people ... See full summary »
María Elena Marqués,
Claudia, a lonely young woman, works in a supermarket. One night, she ends up in the hospital with a severe case of appendicitis. There, she meets Martha, the woman resting in the bed next ... See full summary »
Three orphaned sisters under the custody of their stern aunt and their handicapped grandmother will have to acclimatise to the new conditions of their shared life, overcome life's constant impediments and eventually, grow up.
Lucas is a 12-year-old boy who falls in a strange whirlpool in the garbage vortex floating on the Pacific Ocean. When he wakes up, he finds himself in a peculiar world: Thingdom, the place where all things no longer useful go.
Hasta los huesos is one of the best shorts i have ever seen, (faintly reminiscent of the earlier wallace & gromit, but then darker and better), the story apart from it being very entertaining, has precisely that macabre and authentic mexican touch (with a very nice musical scene with a twist with the mexican classic song 'la llorona' in it) that makes it a hidden treasure and goes way beyond the stuff pixar, disney and those other big animation studios produce that are socalled 'also fun for adults'.
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