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A Buddha (2005)
"Un Buda" (original title)

 |  Drama  |  14 July 2005 (Argentina)
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Un Buda follows two brothers orphaned as children when their parents were taken by the military during the "Dirty Wars" of the 1970s in Argentina. Tomas (Agustin Markert) is now a drifting ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Agustín Markert ...
Tomás
Carolina Fal ...
Laura
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Rafael
Julieta Cardinali ...
Sol
Tina Serrano ...
Lucy
Vera Carnevale ...
Laila
Nelly Prince ...
Boy Olmi ...
Papá
Paula Siero ...
Mamá
Luis Ziembrowski ...
Rata
Juan Manuel Tenuta ...
Juan
Toshiro Yamauchi ...
Maestro
Iván De Pineda ...
Carlos
Paula Montero ...
Secretaría
Fabián Bril ...
Claudio
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Un Buda follows two brothers orphaned as children when their parents were taken by the military during the "Dirty Wars" of the 1970s in Argentina. Tomas (Agustin Markert) is now a drifting and withdrawn young man who experiments with ascetic practices and has an instinctive compassion for others. His older brother Rafael, played by Rafecas, is a university philosophy professor, detached and alone. Their struggles with each other and the world around them in Buenos Aires take a dramatic turn when they find themselves at a rural Zen center. Written by @guyatree

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Very good movie!
12 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Very good movie, excellent acting of the two brothers, I like the story of the movie and the rhythm it has. Congratulations to Diego Rafecas, it is the first Argentine movie that touched me. Apart from this, the music is amazing. The photography is out of this world.It shows you what is the real meaning of life. I think that this kind of movies is needed in this days because is not wasting of time, is special for that person who are searching about spiritual paths...this is the beginning of it. I like it a lot. The message it conveys leads you to reflect about many things. Thanks for giving us a different kind of film. This movie makes you to think, cry, laugh and enjoy...


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