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Suddenly (2002)

Tan de repente (original title)
Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | 19 June 2003 (Argentina)
An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Tatiana Saphir ...
Marcia
Carla Crespo ...
Mao
Veronica Hassan ...
Beatriz Thibaudin ...
Blanca
María Merlino ...
Delia
Marcos Ferrante ...
Felipe
Ana María Martínez ...
Ramona
Susana Pampin ...
Woman in Car
Luis Herrera ...
Truck Driver
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Laura Mantel ...
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An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica Hassan (Lenin). They take her to a coast which Marcia had never seen before. Eventually three women get familiar to each other and end up at Lenin's Grandma's friend, Aunt Blanca's (Beatriz Thibaudin) house as paying guest. There everybody discovers and rediscovers the relationships and affect each other. Written by khaliwali

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Hard-boiled but with a heart of gold.
9 June 2003 | by (Seattle) – See all my reviews

A brilliant, ever-shifting intimately-scaled comedy-adventure movie exploring the complicated relationships among about ten characters, young and old, mostly women. It is by turns a bit scary and sadistic, gentle, bawdy, warmly sympathetic, mysterious, yet ultimately rather clear.

Shot in B&W on blown-up 16 mm, and reminiscent of Jarmusch's "Stranger Than Paradise." An edgy celebration of life, humanity, and vulnerabilities. Well worth seeing.


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